Aspects of kashrut
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Published by Reform Synagogues of Great Britain in [London] .
Written in English


  • Jews -- Dietary laws -- Addresses, essays, lectures.

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Edition Notes

Statement[by] Michael Leigh.
SeriesJudaism in our time
LC ClassificationsBM710 .L35
The Physical Object
Pagination12 p. ;
Number of Pages12
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4482310M
LC Control Number79310817

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