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The Warburgs: the twentieth-century odyssey of a remarkable Jewish family

Ron Chernow

The Warburgs: the twentieth-century odyssey of a remarkable Jewish family

by Ron Chernow

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Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Warburg family,
  • Jewish bankers -- Biography,
  • Jews -- Germany -- Biography,
  • Jews -- United States -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [729]-739) and index.

    StatementRon Chernow.
    GenreBiography
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 820 p. :
    Number of Pages820
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23261681M
    ISBN 100679418237
    LC Control Number93016599

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