College Yiddish an introduction to the Yiddish languageand to Jewish life and culture by Uriel Weinreich

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Published by Yiddish Scientific Institute in New York .

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Statementby Uriel Weinreich ; with a preface by Roman Jakobson.
LC ClassificationsPJ5115
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Open LibraryOL20539348M

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