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Naomi Shepherd

Naomi Shepherd, a graduate of Oxford University, taught in the Department of English at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and subsequently wrote for a number of British and American newspapers on Israeli life and politics. Her books on Jewish and Israeli history include A Refuge from Darkness: Wilfrid Israel and the Rescue of the Jews; The Zealous Intruders: The Western Rediscovery of Palestine; A Price Below Rubies: Jewish Women as Rebels and Radicals; Ploughing Sand: British Rule in Palestine 1919–1948 and a book of short stories on Israeli themes, Ashes.

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Anna Kuliscioff

Russian revolutionary, internationalist, early feminist, doctor and one of the founding generation of Italian socialists, Anna Kuliscioff was born Anja Moiseevna Rozenstein, near Simferopol in the Crimea, between 1854 and 1857.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Naomi Shepherd." (Viewed on December 4, 2020) <https://jwa.org/encyclopedia/author/shepherd-naomi>.


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