Travels in Jewry. by Cohen, Israel

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Published by Dutton in New York .

Written in English

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  • Jews -- History -- 1789-

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LC ClassificationsDS143 .C63
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Pagination372 p.
Number of Pages372
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Open LibraryOL6133400M
LC Control Number53006068

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To the Editor: I shall be obliged if you will permit me to comment on Mr. Morris Freedman’s review of my book Travels in Jewry (November ). It was surprising to find that he judged it from the point of view of “the modern, free-thinking Jew,” but although this candid avowal explained his lack of sympathy with its contents, it cannot in any way excuse his misrepresentation, inaccuracy.

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