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Jews in a changing neighborhood

the study of Mattapan

by Yona Ginsberg

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Published by Free Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mattapan (Boston, Mass.),
  • Massachusetts,
  • Boston
    • Subjects:
    • Jews -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- Social conditions.,
    • African Americans -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- Relations with Jews.,
    • Mattapan (Boston, Mass.)

    • Edition Notes

      StatementYona Ginsberg.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF73.9.J5 G56
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 214 p. :
      Number of Pages214
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5060333M
      ISBN 100029117208
      LC Control Number74024368
      OCLC/WorldCa1504487

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