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The ways of Jewish martyrdom by Simha Goldin

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Published by Brepols, Marston [distributor] in Turnhout, Abingdon .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Martyrdom -- Judaism,
  • Suicide -- Religious aspects -- Judaism

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Simha Goldin ; translated from the Hebrew by Yigal Levin ; translation edited by C. Michael Copeland.
SeriesCursor mundi -- v. 2, Cursor mundi (Turnhout, Belgium) -- v. 2.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBM645.M3413 .G65 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 399 p. :
Number of Pages399
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23642267M
ISBN 102503525237
ISBN 109782503525235
LC Control Number2008448805

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