Synagogue and society

Jewish-Christian collaboration in the defence of western civilisation by Ignaz Maybaum

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Edition Notes

Translation from the German MS.

Statementby Dr. Ignaz Maybaum ; translated from the German MS. by Joseph Leftwich.
ContributionsLeftwich, Joseph, 1892-
The Physical Object
Pagination173 p. ;
Number of Pages173
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Open LibraryOL16028561M

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