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Bubbe meises Jewish myths, Jewish reality by Ronald H. Isaacs

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Published by KTAV Pub. House in Jersey City, NJ .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Judaism -- Doctrines -- Miscellanea,
  • Judaism -- Customs and practices -- Miscellanea

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementRonald H. Isaacs.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBM602 .I73 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16656862M
ISBN 109781602800311
LC Control Number2008008766

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