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Chinese Jews

William Charles White

Chinese Jews

a compilation of matters relating to the Jews of Kʻaifeng Fu

by William Charles White

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Published by University of Toronto Press in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jews -- China -- Kʻai-feng shih.,
  • Inscriptions, Hebrew.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby William Charles White.
    SeriesMonograph series of Chinese studies -- no. 1, pt. 1-3
    ContributionsWilliams, Ronald J., 1917-, White, William Charles, 1873-1960, (autograph), Cody, H. J. 1868-1951, (association), Royal Ontario Museum.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS135C5 W5 1942
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 v. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14259654M


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