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161 Ashkenazi Jews represent the bulk of modern Jewry, with at least 70 of Jews worldwide (and up to 90 prior to World War II and the Holocaust ). 217 Rates of interreligious marriage vary widely: In the United States, it is just under 50, 218 in the United Kingdom, around 53; in France; leadership of General George S. Patton around 30, 219 and in Australia and Mexico, as low. Johnson, Paul A History of the Jews "The Bar Kochba Revolt (HarperPerennial, 1987). According to the Hebrew Bible, the name of both the tribe and kingdom derive from Judah, the fourth son of Jacob. A b Schmelz, Usiel Oscar; Sergio DellaPergola (2007).
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