6 edition of Taking Judaism personally found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 329-338).
|LC Classifications||BM723 .P47 1996|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 338 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||338|
|LC Control Number||96005267|
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