6 edition of Jews in unsecular America found in the catalog.
by William B. Eerdmans Pub. Co. and Center for the Study of the American Jewish Experience, New York in Grand Rapids, Mich
Written in English
|Statement||by Milton Himmelfarb ... [et al.] ; edited by Richard John Neuhaus ; with a foreword by Richard John Neuhaus and Ronald B. Sobel.|
|Series||The Encounter series ;, 6, Encounter series (Grand Rapids, Mich.) ;, 6.|
|Contributions||Himmelfarb, Milton., Neuhaus, Richard John., Temple Emanu-El (New York, N.Y.), Center on Religion & Society (New York, N.Y.)|
|LC Classifications||E184.J5 J658 1987|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 120 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||120|
|LC Control Number||87024642|
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