Zvi Yavetz - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Ernie (Toronto)
    • 09.01.13 | 01:34 (IST)

    I met Zvi when I was a graduate student in Roman history 45 years ago. His sparkling personality, academic vision, intellectual liveliness, enthusism and erudition about history, and love of Israel will be very sorely missed. Although I have not had any contact with him for several decades, I feel that the world is a significantly emptier place with his passing.

    from the article: Distinguished Israeli historian Zvi Yavetz dies at 87
    First published 15:20 08.01.13 | Last updated 15:20 08.01.13
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