The yellow star the persecutions of the Jews in Europe, 1933-1945 by Gerhard Schoenberner

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Published by Fordam University Press in New York .

Written in English

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  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Pictorial works

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 287-290).

Book details

StatementGerhard Schoenberner
GenrePictorial works.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD804.32 .S4613 2004
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 294 p. :
Number of Pages294
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18394598M
ISBN 100823223906
LC Control Number2004054287
OCLC/WorldCa55729923

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