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2 edition of The woman in the photograph found in the catalog.

The woman in the photograph

the search for my mother"s past

by Mani Feniger

  • 66 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Keystroke Books in El Cerrito, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jewish women,
  • Genealogy,
  • Immigrants,
  • German Jews,
  • Mothers and daughters,
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945),
  • Biography,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMani Feniger
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS134.42.F46 F46 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationpages :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26316995M
    ISBN 100985134402
    ISBN 109780985134402
    LC Control Number2012904935
    OCLC/WorldCa785334951

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