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Writing a modern Jewish history

Writing a modern Jewish history

essays in honor of Salo W. Baron

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Published by Jewish Museum, under the auspices of the Jewish Theological Seminary of America, Yale University Press in New York, New Haven .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jews -- United States -- History.,
  • Jews -- United States -- Identity.,
  • Jews -- United States -- Civilization.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [107]-116) and index.

    Statementedited by Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett ; essays by Arthur Hertzberg ... [et al.] ; poems by Robert Pinsky.
    ContributionsBaron, Salo Wittmayer, 1895-1989., Kirshenblatt-Gimblett, Barbara., Hertzberg, Arthur., Pinsky, Robert.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE184.35 .W75 2006, E184.35 .W75 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 127 p. :
    Number of Pages127
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18271184M
    ISBN 100300106777
    ISBN 109780300106770
    LC Control Number2006004006


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