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Ideals and illusions

the story of an Ivy League woman in 1920"s Israel

by Leon S. Hoffman

  • 163 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by S.P.I. Books in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Israel,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Otterman, Hannah Jeannette Hoffman, 1902-1985.,
    • Jews, American -- Israel -- Biography.,
    • Zionists -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Leon S. Hoffman.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS113.8.A4 H64 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 274 p. :
      Number of Pages274
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1559498M
      ISBN 101561710911
      LC Control Number91040535

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