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Humanity and the refugees delivered in the Great hall of University College, London by G. K. A. Bell

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Published by Jewish Historical Society of England, University College, 5699, 1939. in London .
Written in English


  • Political refugees.,
  • Jews -- Persecutions.

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Edition Notes

Statementby the Right Reverend the Bishop of Chichester (G. K. A. Bell) on Wednesday, February 1st, 1939; the Very Reverend Dr. J. H. Hertz, chief rabbi, in the chair.
SeriesFifth Lucien Wolf memorial lecture, Lucien Wolf memorial lecture -- 5
LC ClassificationsJV6348J4 B45, JV6348J4 B45
The Physical Object
Pagination36 p., [2] leaves of plates] :
Number of Pages36
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20020277M

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