Polish and Hebrew literature and national identity by Alina Molisak

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Published by Elipsa in Warsaw .

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Subjects:

  • Polish and Hebrew,
  • Hebrew literature,
  • Polish literature,
  • History and criticism,
  • Congresses,
  • Identity (Philosophical concept) in literature,
  • Comparative literature,
  • Hebrew and Polish

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Book details

Statementedited by Alina Molisak and Shoshana Ronen
ContributionsUniwersytet Warszawski
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN56.I42 P65 2010
The Physical Object
Pagination310 p. ;
Number of Pages310
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25101225M
ISBN 10837151901X
ISBN 109788371519017
LC Control Number2010669937
OCLC/WorldCa694515601

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