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dark side of history antisemitism through the ages by Jerome A. Chanes

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Published by Anti-Defamation League in [United States] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Antisemitism -- History.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-210).

StatementJerome A. Chanes.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS145 .C465 2000
The Physical Object
Pagination210 p. :
Number of Pages210
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3971736M
ISBN 100884641708
LC Control Number2001280052
OCLC/WorldCa46370115

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