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date: 01 March 2021

Benisch, Abrahamlocked

  • Sidney Lee
  • , revised by Roger T. Stearn


Benisch, Abraham (1811–1878), Hebraist and newspaper editor, was born to Jewish parents at Drossau, a small town 8 miles south-west of Klattau in Bohemia. About 1836 he studied surgery at Prague University where, with other Jewish students, he formed an organization for re-establishing Jewish independence in ...

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