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A rhetorical conversation

Jordan D. Finkin

A rhetorical conversation

Jewish discourse in modern Yiddish literature

by Jordan D. Finkin

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Published by The Pennsylvania State University Press in University Park, Pa .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [183]-191) and index.

StatementJordan D. Finkin
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPJ5116 .F56 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 202 p. :
Number of Pages202
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24574568M
ISBN 109780271036304
LC Control Number2009037203
OCLC/WorldCa437054096

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