by American Jewish Committee, Institute of Human Relations in New York, NY .
Written in English
Bibliography: p. 41-44.
|LC Classifications||HQ1031 .C76 1986|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||44 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||44|
|LC Control Number||86070084|
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