Memories of the shtetl
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Memories of the shtetl sculptures by Leon Wolowski

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Published by Globe Press in Fitzroy .
Written in English


  • Wolowski, Leon, 1918-,
  • Jews in art.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Leon Wolowski ; foreword, Karl Duldig ; text, Abraham Cykiert ; photography, LaTrobe Studios.
ContributionsCykiert, Abraham.
LC ClassificationsNB1105.W6 A4 1982
The Physical Object
Pagination83 p. :
Number of Pages83
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3253406M
ISBN 100959367152
LC Control Number83171493

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