by Anti-Defamation League of B"nai B"rith in New York, N.Y. (823 United Nations Plaza, New York 10017) .
Written in English
|Contributions||B"nai B"rith. Anti-defamation League.|
|LC Classifications||DS135.R95 A184 1986|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||931 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||931|
|LC Control Number||88133102|
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