The situation of Polish Jewry
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The situation of Polish Jewry text of a memorandum submitted to the Secretary of State of the United States on July 12, 1937 by American Jewish Congress.

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Published by The Congress in New York City .
Written in English

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Microfilm. New York, N.Y. : New York Public Library Photographic Service, 1979. On 1 microfilm reel with other titles ; 35 mm. (Jews and Gentiles ; PZ p.v. 26, no. 4).

Statementby the American Jewish Congress.
SeriesJews and Gentiles ;, PZ p.v. 26, no. 4.
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 85/302 (D)
The Physical Object
Pagination14 p.
Number of Pages14
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2574580M
LC Control Number85119662

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