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From the Hebrew Press publications

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 598 large
The From the Hebrew Press publications consist of pre-publication, final print, and the electronic files on floppy disc of issues from 1991-1993.


  • 1989 - 1993

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Access The material is stored off site. Please request 3 working days in advance if you wish to use it.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright is retained by the authors of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law. For photocopy and duplication requests, please contact MSU Libraries Special Collections.


1 Linear Feet (1 box)

Biographical / Historical

Israel Shahak (April 28, 1933-July 2, 2001) was born in Warsaw, Poland, and was a survivor of the Holocaust. Shahak and his mother immigrated to Palestine after the camp liberations in 1945. Shahak became a professor of Chemistry at the Hebrew University and, after the 1967 war, became a leading Israeli voice of dissent. To draw attention to human rights abuses, Shahak translated articles from the mainstream Israeli press into English, published monthly in "From the Hebrew Press" through the Washington Report on Middle East Affairs.



Immediate Source of Acquisition

The collection was donated by the Washington Report on Middle East Affairs in 2017.

Processing Information

Lydia Tang processed this collection in 2017.
Finding Aid for the From the Hebrew Press publications
Lydia Tang
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Repository Details

Part of the Michigan State University Libraries Special Collections Repository

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