Ethiopian Jews
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Ethiopian Jews the story of a mission by Eric Payne

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Published by Olive Press in London .
Written in English



  • Ethiopia.


  • Missions to Jews -- Ethiopia.,
  • Missions -- Ethiopia.,
  • Jews -- Ethiopia.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 102-103.

Statementforeword by J. R. W. Stott.
LC ClassificationsBV2620 .P3
The Physical Object
Pagination[1], 105, [4] p.
Number of Pages105
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5114404M
ISBN 100904054004
LC Control Number74187136

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