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Rafael Medoff

Rafael Medoff has taught Jewish history at Ohio State University, Purchase College (State University of New York) and elsewhere. He is director of The David S. Wyman Institute for Holocaust Studies and associate editor of the scholarly journal American Jewish History.
Medoff is the author of seven books about the history of American Jewry, the Holocaust and Zionism, the most recent of which (coauthored with David S. Wyman) is A Race Against Death: Peter Bergson, America, and the Holocaust. His essays and reviews have appeared in numerous scholarly journals, encyclopedias and other reference volumes.

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