The Christian problem

a Jewish view by Stuart E. Rosenberg

Publisher: Hippocrene Books in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 241 Downloads: 899
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  • Christianity -- Controversial literature,
  • Judaism -- Apologetic works,
  • Judaism -- Relations -- Christianity,
  • Christianity and other religions -- Judaism

Edition Notes

StatementStuart E. Rosenberg.
LC ClassificationsBM590 .R57 1986
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 241 p. ;
Number of Pages241
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2725772M
ISBN 100870522841
LC Control Number86019528

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