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Title:
The Black Jews of Ethiopia : the last exodus
Author:
Onolemhemhen, Durrenda Nash.
Publication Information:
Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, [1998]

©1998
Physical Description:
xxi, 126 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Language:
English
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ISBN:
9780810834149
Format :
Book

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Central Library DS135.E5 O66 1998 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks-Non circulating
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Summary

Summary

During the past 15 years, 40,000 African Jews have left their homes to resettle in predominantly white Israel. This book examines the past of Ethiopian Jews, the only group of Africans practicing Judaism, in order to understand their present life in Israel.


Author Notes

Durrenda Nash Onolemhemhen is Associate Professor at Wayne State University. Kebede Gessesse, a native of Ethiopia, is Associate Professor and Head of Public Services at the Rodgers Library for Science and Engineering at the University of Alabama.


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