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18.06.2013

Prof. Yom Tov Assis ז"ל passed away

We are deeply sorry to hear about the death of Prof. Yom Tov Assis (1942-2013), Professor of Medieval Jewish History and Former Academic Chairman of International Center for University Teaching of Jewish Civilization at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. He passed away on Sunday, June 16 / 8 Tammuz. Prof. Yom Tov Assis was known as a leading scholar of Hispanic Jewry and a popular academic tour guide.
We would like to express our most heartfelt sympathies. Our thoughts are with his family during this difficult time.
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