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The Jewish Americans

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Published by Chelsea House Publishers in New York .
Written in English

  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Jews -- United States -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Jews -- United States -- History.,
    • Ethnic relations.,
    • United States -- Ethnic relations -- Juvenile literature.

    • About the Edition

      Discusses the history, culture, and religion of the Jews, factors encouraging their emigration, and their acceptance as an ethnic group in North America.

      Edition Notes

      StatementHoward Muggamin.
      SeriesThe Peoples of North America
      LC ClassificationsE184.J5 M84 1988
      The Physical Object
      Pagination125 p. :
      Number of Pages125
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2401789M
      ISBN 100877548870
      LC Control Number87032028

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