The Hebrew Revival Was No Miracle

It took tremendous toil to produce the cultural rebirth of the Hebrew language. Let us give thanks to the toilers—and to their master translator.

A child and a man sit together at an outdoor book garden in Tel Aviv, December 9, 2015. Esther Rubyan/Flash90.
 

A child and a man sit together at an outdoor book garden in Tel Aviv, December 9, 2015. Esther Rubyan/Flash90.

 

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May 23 2016
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Dara Horn is the author of five novels, most recently Eternal Life.


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