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Theodore Herzl and the Invention of the Arabic Typewriter
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Theodor Herzl and the Invention of the Arabic Typewriter

By On February 1, 2016

You can find old typewriters in lots of different languages, but the most surprising origin story of all of them is probably that the first Arabic typewriter was created for none other… Read More

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Suddenly Jewish

By On March 15, 2011

Most people think that Theodor Herzl’s book The Jewish State (1896) was the first major book about Zionism. However, twenty years earlier, the novel Daniel Deronda appeared, featuring a protagonist rediscovering his lost Jewish heritage and… Read More