Stringing Together a Holocaust-era Family Secret, and a Forgotten Illicit Romance

Historian Uri Kupferschmidt devoted years to uncovering the story of his grandfather, a Dutch maker of stringed instruments who was murdered in the Holocaust

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Strings and Celebrities (Pardes Publishing), a book by the retired Haifa-based historian Uri Kupferschmidt, is due out this month in English. Its primary subject is the biography of Jacques Wolfgang Hakkert,...