5 edition of A Reader in Jewish community relations found in the catalog.
by Ktav Pub. House for association of Jewish Community Relation Workers in [New York]
Written in English
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||edited by Ann G. Wolfe.|
|Contributions||Wolfe, Ann G.|
|LC Classifications||E184.J5 R42|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 311 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||311|
|LC Control Number||75033228|
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