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Judaism in Today"s World

Student"s Book (Religion in Focus)

by Claire Clinton

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Published by Hodder Murray .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Judaism,
  • For National Curriculum Key Stage 4 & GCSE,
  • Education,
  • Judaism - General,
  • Teaching Methods & Materials - Arts & Humanities,
  • Religion

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7860938M
    ISBN 100719571979
    ISBN 109780719571978

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