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December 22, 2014 / 30 Kislev, 5775
 
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Tom Tugend

Author Biography Tom Tugend is a JTA West Coast correspondent. This article was written in late May 1948, when Tugend, then 22, was a student at the University of California, Berkeley. It was first published in November 1948 in the Soldiers Bulletin, published in Israel for English-speaking volunteers in the War of Independence.

Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/indepth/opinions/how-it-felt-when-israel-was-born/2008/04/30/

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