Object details

Category
Books
Related period
Second World War (content), 1945-1989 (content), Second World War (content)
Creator
YAD VASHEM INTERNATIONAL HISTORICAL CONFERENCE (6TH : 1985 : JERUSALEM) (Author)
SHE'ERIT HAPLETAH, 1944-1948 (Author)
GUTMAN, YISRAEL (Author)
SAF, AVITAL (Author)
Yad Vashem (Publisher)
Production date
1990
Place made
Jerusalem
Dimensions

whole: Dimensions: 23cm., Pagination: 554p.

Catalogue number
LBY 96 / 1352

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