The Real Zionist Planters' Society in James Joyce's "Ulysses"

The curious case of Agendath Netaim, which the half-Jewish Leopold Bloom spends a whole day considering.

June 27, 2018 | Philologos
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Men build the breakwater of a fishing port on the eastern shore of the Sea of Galilee in the early 20th century. Zoltan Kluger/Government Press Office.

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