Female leadership in the American Jewish community
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Female leadership in the American Jewish community Bessie Gotsfeld and the Mizrachi Women"s Organization of America by Baila Round Shargel

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Published by University Press of America in Lanham, MD .
Written in English

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StatementBaila Round Shagel.
LC ClassificationsE
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 177 p. ;
Number of Pages177
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22764015M
ISBN 109780761836995

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