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Jewish responses to the Holocaust an address to the Consultation of the Anti Defamation League of Bnai Brith and thePolish Bishops" Conference, Cracow, Poland, April 1988 by National Research Council (U.S.) Transportation Research Board

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Published by Centre for the Study of Judaism and Jewish/Christian Relations in Birmingham .
Written in English


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Statementby Rabbi Norman Solomon.
SeriesStudies in Jewish Christian Relations -- No. 4
The Physical Object
Pagination23 p.
Number of Pages23
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13910079M

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