Palestine Post (Jerusalem Post) headline, May 16 1948. Jpress - Historic Jewish Press Archive.



The National Library of Israel and the Sami Rohr Prize for Jewish Literature have launched a new collaboration that will promote their shared vision to further cultivate a vibrant international Jewish literary culture and community. The prize will be officially announced as the Sami Rohr Prize for Jewish Literature awarded in association with the National Library of Israel.

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NLI and the Sami Rohr Prize have announced the winner for its 2022 prize for nonfiction on May 17 to Menachem Kaiser, author of Plunder: A Memoir of Family Property and Nazi Treasure (Mariner Books), The brilliantly told story is set in motion when the author takes up his Holocaust-survivor grandfather’s former battle to reclaim the family’s apartment building in Sosnowiec, Poland.

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