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We came as children

a collective autobiography

by Karen Gershon

  • 324 Want to read
  • 1 Currently reading

Published by Harcourt, Brace & World in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jewish refugees,
  • Personal narratives

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV640.5.J4 G4 1966a
    The Physical Object
    Pagination176 p.
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24755133M
    LC Control Number66023804
    OCLC/WorldCa653158


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