Who"s who in Jewish history, after the period of the Old Testament.
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Published by Weidenfeld & Nicolson in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Jews -- Biography.,
  • Jews -- Encyclopedias.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS115 .C6 1974b
The Physical Object
Pagination448 p.
Number of Pages448
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5115426M
ISBN 100297765728
LC Control Number74188272

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