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Jewish education and history

Moses Aberbach

Jewish education and history

continuity, crisis, and change

by Moses Aberbach

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Published by Routledge in Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon, New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Education in rabbinical literature,
  • Education, Ancient

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMoshe Aberbach ; edited and translated by David Aberbach.
    SeriesRoutledge Jewish Studies Series -- 31
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBM509.E3 A2413 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22696752M
    ISBN 109780415489966, 9780203876480
    LC Control Number2008052123

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