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Exhuming history: censored Jewish text brought to light by Library and Archives Canada

Abma, Sandra

Publisher:  CBC
Date Written:  05/08/2016
Year Published:  2016  
Resource Type:  Article

Words that were once lost to history have been brought into the light by book conservationists at Library and Archives Canada. The 16th-century collection of sermons were by a rabbi and philosopher who sought to keep the faith alive during a dark era of persecution and censorship, when Jews were facing possible expulsion from their homes if they did not convert to Christianity.


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