It says "Though Bashir did not receive wages for his translation - he even spent NIS 12,000 of his own money for editing - he couldn't find a publisher in either Israel or a country not considered an enemy state." Why did an Israeli publisher not want to publish the book ? It is not a book of defamation but a book of poetry and comment.
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from the article: Israel bans Lebanese edition of Jewish philosophical work