Sheila Segal

Sheila Segal is the author of Women of Valor: Stories of Great Jewish Women Who Helped Shape the Twentieth Century and the critically acclaimed Joshua’s Dream: A Child’s Journey to the Land of Israel. Her articles and reviews have appeared in Midstream, Hadassah, and the Near East Report, of which she is a former editor. During her tenure as editor in chief of the Jewish Publication Society, she developed many books by and about Jewish women.

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Sophie Rabinoff

Sophie Rabinoff used the skills she honed as a doctor in Palestine to improve health care in some of the worst slums in New York. Her innovative work helped to establish the fields of public health and preventive medicine in both the United States and Palestine.


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