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Bookstores: 57th Street Books, Damocle Edizioni, O'Gara and Wilson, Booksellers, Powell's - Hyde Park, Seminary Co-op Bookstore, Women & Children First

Libraries: Chicago Public Library - Blackstone Branch, Chicago Public Library - Harold Washington Library Center, Newberry Library

Other: Spertus Institute of Jewish Studies

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