Interpretations for the weekly Torah reading
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Interpretations for the weekly Torah reading by Ruth Firestone Brin

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Published by Lerner Publications Co. in Minneapolis .
Written in English


  • Bible. O.T. Pentateuch -- Commentaries.

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Edition Notes

Torah selections and commentary on opposite pages.

Other titlesBible. O.T. Pentateuch. English. Selections. 1965
Statement[by] Ruth F. Brin. Introd. by Jerome Lipnick. Drawings by Sharon Lerner.
LC ClassificationsBS1225.3 .B7
The Physical Object
Pagination165 p.
Number of Pages165
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5945593M
LC Control Number65017099

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