Jewish education in the United States a documentary history by Lloyd P. Gartner

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Statementedited, with an introd. and notes, by Lloyd P. Gartner.
SeriesClassics in education,, no. 41
LC ClassificationsLC741 .G35
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 224 p.
Number of Pages224
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Open LibraryOL5445281M
LC Control Number73112708

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