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Exploring Jewish Tradition A Transliterated Guide to Everyday Practice and Observance by Abraham Witty

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Published by Doubleday .
Written in English

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Number of Pages576
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Open LibraryOL7440467M
ISBN 100385494548
ISBN 109780385494540

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