Anti-semitism and human rights
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Anti-semitism and human rights proceedings of a seminar held at the Southern Cross Hotel, Melbourne, Australia on 10-11 June, 1984

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Published by Australian Institute of Jewish Affairs in [Melbourne] .
Written in English


  • Antisemitism -- Congresses.,
  • Christianity and antisemitism -- Congresses.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementunder the auspices of the Australian Institute of Jewish Affairs and the History Department of Melbourne University.
ContributionsAustralian Institute of Jewish Affairs., University of Melbourne. History Dept.
LC ClassificationsDS145 .A6316 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 176 p. ;
Number of Pages176
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2332796M
ISBN 10094921700X
LC Control Number86221444

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