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Huge Cache Of Palestinian Books Sits In Israel's National Library
"[As] the battle over the creation of the Jewish state raged, teams of Israeli librarians and soldiers were collecting tens of thousands of books from Palestinian homes in Jerusalem, Haifa, Jaffa and elsewhere ... For Israel, the effort was a way to preserve books which would eventually be returned to their owners." Yet the books remain, even today, in the stacks in Jerusalem. Agence France-Presse 02/26/13
Posted February 28, 2013 12:53 AM




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