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Klepfisz, Heszel.

Published by Panamá, La Junta Directiva Del Instituto Alberto Einstein,, 1971
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1st Edition. Original Paper Wrappers. 8vo. 59 pages ; 21 cm. Original photographs throughout. In Spanish. Title translates to English as "10 Graduation Speeches, 1962-1970." This is a compilation of 10 speeches given by Dr. Heszel Klepfisz to the graduating class at the Instituto Alberto Einstein, Panama’s oldest Jewish day school. Heszel Klepfisz was born in 1910 into a rabbinical family that lived near Warsaw. He studied philosophy, history and literature at universities in Warsaw, Brussels and Zurich earning a Ph. D. In Philosophy. By the age of 19, he began writing articles in the Jewish newspapers attacking anti-Semitism in Poland. In 1933, he was one of the first to warn of the menace of fascism. During World War II, Dr. Klepfisz served as a military chaplain, with the rank of Major, in the Polish army. He trained in England and was part of the Normandy invasion. After the War, Dr. Klepfisz was invited to become Chief Rabbi of Panama. There, he was appointed Professor of Judaic Studies and History at the University of Panama. He helped negotiate the return of the Panama Canal Zone by the United States to Panama. SUBJECT (S) : Jews -- Education -- Panama -- Panama. OCLC lists 9 copies worldwide. Back pages have very slight water damage, otherwise about very good condition. (LatAm-3-5). Bookseller Inventory # 36999

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Publisher: Panamá, La Junta Directiva Del Instituto Alberto Einstein,

Publication Date: 1971

Binding: Paperback

Edition: 1st Edition

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