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A short history of the Jewish people

from legendary times to modern statehood

by Raymond P. Scheindlin

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Published by Macmillan in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jews -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 264-269) and index.

    Other titlesJewish people
    StatementRaymond P. Scheindlin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS117 .S45 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 274 p. :
    Number of Pages274
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL351408M
    ISBN 100028625862
    LC Control Number98010824
    OCLC/WorldCa38216614

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