By Pam Fox
Despite its prominence and its vibrancy, the Jewish group of Golders eco-friendly haven't been the topic of an in depth ancient learn. This e-book addresses this oversight and – dependent to an important volume at the thoughts and data of the neighborhood – fills a massive hole in Anglo-Jewish history.
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