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Crossing the Jabbok: Illness and Death in Askenazi Judaism in Sixteenth - through Nineteenth-Century Prague (Contraversions: Critical Studies in Jewish Literature, Culture, and Society) Hardcover

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  • Series: Contraversions: Critical Studies in Jewish Literature, Culture, and Society (Book 3)
  • Hardcover: 260 pages
  • Publisher: University of California Press (April 21, 1997)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0520081498
  • ISBN-13: 978-0520081499
  • Product Dimensions: 9.2 x 6.2 x 1.2 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.6 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,726,597 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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Text: English (translation)
Original Language: French

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"Brilliant . . . both in its conceptual originality and in its success in opening up a whole new vista onto early modern Jewish history."—Hillel J. Kieval, University of Washington

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