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Jewish Labor in the USA 1882-1952

Melech Epstein

Jewish Labor in the USA 1882-1952

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Published by Ktav Pub Inc .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL11064243M
ISBN 100870680420
ISBN 109780870680427
OCLC/WorldCa233393633


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