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Holocaust Literature An Encyclopedia of Writers and Their Work by S. Lillian Kremer

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English


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Number of Pages1499
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Open LibraryOL7496396M
ISBN 100415929830
ISBN 109780415929837

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