American Jewry

documents; eighteenth century; primarily hitherto unpublished manuscripts.
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Hebrew Union College Press , Cincinnati
Jews -- United States -- History -- 18th century -- Sou

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SeriesPublications of the American Jewish Archives ;, no. 3
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE184.J5 M2
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 492 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6251003M
LC Control Number58012928

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