'A Guiding Light': Israeli Author Amos Oz Praised for Literary Talent, Peace Advocacy

Former British Chief Rabbi Jonathan Sacks, who described him as a secular prophet with 'burning moral passion,' among many who lauded the late writer's influence on Israeli public life

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Esteemed Israeli writer Amos Oz, who died Friday at 79, was praised as a "literary giant," and a "passionate advocate for peace," as tributes poured in from fellow writers, politicians, Jewish leaders and...