Manchester Jewish Museum a visitor"s guide by Merton Paul

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Published by Manchester Jewish Museum in Manchester .

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Statementtext by Merton Paul.
ContributionsManchester Jewish Museum (Manchester, England)
LC ClassificationsNK1672 .P38 2000
The Physical Object
Pagination19 p. :
Number of Pages19
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3535436M
LC Control Number2001437458

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