Your Jewish child
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Your Jewish child by Morrison David Bial

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Published by Union of American Hebrew Congregations in New York .
Written in English


  • Jewish way of life -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
  • Jewish religious education of children -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 81-83.

StatementMorrison David Bial ; illustrated by Len Epstein.
LC ClassificationsBM580 .B49
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 83 p. :
Number of Pages83
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4440710M
LC Control Number79102051

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