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A Jewish Archive from Old Cairo; The History of Cambridge University's Genizah Collection (Studies in Government and Public Policy)by Stefan C. Reif
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Highlights the importance of the Genizah material for Jewish cultural history and the manner in which its conservation, decipherment and publication have proceeded in the course of a century.
Explains how Cairo came to have its important Genizah archive, how Cambridge developed its interests in Hebraica, and how a number of colourful figures brought about the connection between the two centres. Also shows the importance of the Genizah material for Jewish cultural history.
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