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Yoel Finkelman

Yoel Finkelman is the curator of the Haim and Hanna Salomon Judaica Collection at the National Library of Israel.

Afghan Treasure

Afghan Treasure

Yoel Finkelman , Ofir Haim

Sometime in the 11th century, a distraught, young Jewish Afghan man named Yair sent a painful letter to his brother-in-law. Life had dealt Yair a tough hand, or maybe it was just his own bad choices.