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Jewish customs and traditions

Alexandr PutГ­k

Jewish customs and traditions

festivals, the synagogue and the course of life : exhibition guide

by Alexandr PutГ­k

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Published by Jewish Museum in Prague in Prague .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Liturgical objects,
  • Judaism,
  • Customs and practices,
  • Exhibitions,
  • Židovské muzeum v Praze

  • Edition Notes

    Permanent exhibition in the Klausen Synagogue and the Ceremonial Hall of the Burial Society. The first part of the exhibition was opened in the Main Hall of the Klausen Synagogue on 30th April 1996, the second part in the Gallery of the Klausen Synagogue and in the Ceremonial Hall on 18th March 1998.

    Other titlesFestivals, the synagogue and the course of life
    StatementAlexandr Putík, Eva Kosáková, Dana Cabanová ; [translation Joy Moss Kohoutová, Stephen Hattersley]
    ContributionsKosáková, Eva, 1952-, Cabanová, Dana, Židovské muzeum v Praze
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK1672 .P8813 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination87 p. :
    Number of Pages87
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24798681M
    ISBN 109788086889832
    LC Control Number2010552312

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