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Life in a Jewish family

her unfinished autobiographical account
  • 548 Pages
  • 3.20 MB
  • English
ICS Publications , Washington, D.C
Stein, Edith, Saint, 1891-1942., Carmelite Nuns -- Germany -- Biography., Jews -- Germany -- Biography., Christian converts from Judaism -- Biogr



Statementedited by L. Gelber and Romaeus Leuven ; translation by Josephine Koeppel.
SeriesThe Collected works of Edith Stein ;, v. 1
ContributionsGelber, Lucy., Leuven, Romaeus., Koeppel, Josephine.
LC ClassificationsB3332.S672 E54 1986 vol. 1, BX4705.S814 E54 1986 vol. 1
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 548 p., [16] p. of plates :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2862295M
ISBN 100935216049
LC Control Number84025164

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