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Jews and the sporting life

Jews and the sporting life

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jewish athletes,
  • Sports -- Social aspects

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Ezra Mendelsohn.
    SeriesStudies in contemporary Jewry -- 23
    ContributionsMendelsohn, Ezra.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV709.6 .J47 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20988840M
    ISBN 109780195382914
    LC Control Number2008023777

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