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Moyshe Levin (Ber Sarin) Of Yung-Vilne And His Solo Publishing Venture For Children, Shulamith Berger Dec 2017

Moyshe Levin (Ber Sarin) Of Yung-Vilne And His Solo Publishing Venture For Children, Shulamith Berger

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Moshe [Moyshe] Levin, talented author and artist, was better known by his pseudonym Ber Sarin, the pen name he used when he wrote short Yiddish books in rhyme for children who were just beginning to read. He wrote the lively texts, illustrated them in color and black and white, and self-published many of them in Vilnius (Vilna) Lithuania in the 1930s. The books were popular and successful with teachers and children. He was a graduate of the Vladimir Medem Teachers’ Seminary, a teacher in the TSYSHO school system, and a member of Yung-Vilne .2017 is the 75th anniversary of ...


Adding Insult To Injury: Zionist Cultural Colonialism. In Response To Gish Amit’S Eḳs Libris: Hisṭoryah Shel Gezel, Shimur Ṿe-Nikus Ba-Sifriyah Ha-LeʼUmit Bi-Yerushalayim (Ex Libris: Chronicles Of Theft, Preservation, And Appropriating At The Jewish National Library). Yerushalayim: Mekhon Ṿan Lir Bi-Yerushalayim, 2014. 220 P., 79 New Israeli Shekel. Isbn 9789650207069. [Hebrew], Zeev Gries Apr 2016

Adding Insult To Injury: Zionist Cultural Colonialism. In Response To Gish Amit’S Eḳs Libris: Hisṭoryah Shel Gezel, Shimur Ṿe-Nikus Ba-Sifriyah Ha-LeʼUmit Bi-Yerushalayim (Ex Libris: Chronicles Of Theft, Preservation, And Appropriating At The Jewish National Library). Yerushalayim: Mekhon Ṿan Lir Bi-Yerushalayim, 2014. 220 P., 79 New Israeli Shekel. Isbn 9789650207069. [Hebrew], Zeev Gries

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The review essay claims that no books plunder was initiated by the National and University Library in Jerusalem, neither with regard to the books of European Jewry found after World War II, nor with regard to the Palestinian books abandoned during the 1948 war, or the Yemenite Jewish books not claimed after their arrival as cargo without owners to Israel.

The essay is a translated and annotated version of Zeev Gries's talk, given in Hebrew at a literary evening in the Van Leer Jerusalem Institute (February 12, 2015), on the occasion of the publication of Gish Amit's book.


Amit, Gish. Eḳs Libris: Hisṭoryah Shel Gezel, Shimur Ṿe-Nikus Ba-Sifriyah Ha-Le’Umit Bi-Yerushalayim (Ex Libris: Chronicles Of Theft, Preservation, And Appropriating At The Jewish National Library). Yerushalayim: Mekhon Ṿan Lir Bi-Yerushalayim, 2014. 220 P., 79 New Israeli Shekel. Isbn 9789650207069. [Hebrew], Arie M. Dubnov Apr 2016

Amit, Gish. Eḳs Libris: Hisṭoryah Shel Gezel, Shimur Ṿe-Nikus Ba-Sifriyah Ha-Le’Umit Bi-Yerushalayim (Ex Libris: Chronicles Of Theft, Preservation, And Appropriating At The Jewish National Library). Yerushalayim: Mekhon Ṿan Lir Bi-Yerushalayim, 2014. 220 P., 79 New Israeli Shekel. Isbn 9789650207069. [Hebrew], Arie M. Dubnov

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Yizkor Books In The Twenty-First Century: A History And Guide To The Genre, Michlean J. Amir, Rosemary Horowitz Dec 2008

Yizkor Books In The Twenty-First Century: A History And Guide To The Genre, Michlean J. Amir, Rosemary Horowitz

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Bibliographic Project On Antisemitism, Susan Sarah Cohen, Rosalind N. Arzt May 2000

Bibliographic Project On Antisemitism, Susan Sarah Cohen, Rosalind N. Arzt

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The Bibliographic Project on Antisemitism, based at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, comprises databases listing material about antisemitism (including the Holocaust) published throughout the world, with a view to forming a comprehensive database containing everything ever published on the subject. The organization of the material is described, both for the printed and online versions of the bibliographies. Information is given on how to acquire the printed books produced to date and on how to access the material online.