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The Jewish husband

by Lia Levi

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Published by Europa Editions in New York .
Written in English

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  • Fiction,
  • Translations into English,
  • Jews,
  • History

  • About the Edition

    Set in late 1930"s Fascist Italy, tell the story of a young Jewish professor who falls in love with a beautiful Catholic girl whose prominent parents support Benito Mussolini"s race laws.l.

    Edition Notes

    StatementLia Levi ; translated from the Italian by Antony Shugaar
    ContributionsShugaar, Antony
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ4872.E785 A813 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination209 p. ;
    Number of Pages209
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24961460M
    ISBN 101933372931
    ISBN 109781933372938
    OCLC/WorldCa318411345

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