spirit of the Ghetto studies of the Jewish quarter in New York by Hutchins Hapgood

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Published by Funk & Wagnalls company in New York, London .

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  • Jews -- New York (State) -- New York.

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Statementby Hutchins Hapgood; with drawings from life by Jacob Epstein.
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LC ClassificationsF128.9.J5 H2
The Physical Object
Pagination311, [1] p.
Number of Pages311
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23369674M
LC Control Number02027222

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