Essays in Jewish historiography
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Published by Scholars Press in Atlanta, Ga .
Written in English


  • Judaism -- Historiography.,
  • Jews -- Historiography.

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Ada Rapoport-Albert ; with an introduction and appendix by Jacob Neusner.
SeriesSouth Florida studies in the history of Judaism ;, no. 15, South Florida studies in the history of Judaism ;, 15.
ContributionsRapoport-Albert, Ada.
LC ClassificationsBM160 .E87 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 190 p. ;
Number of Pages190
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1539065M
ISBN 101555405614
LC Control Number91017553

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