Roman Travelers in Eretz Israel

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Thursday, November 16, 2017 @ 6:30 pm

In the middle of the night on July 9, 1746, two Jews of the Roman ghetto, Amadio Abbina and Sabato Isacco Ambron, left the city, The description of their adventures and the places they visited during their long pilgrimage to the Holy Land have reached us for the first time in 2012 in manuscripts published by Paola Abbina and Asher Salah. By providing a biographical sketch of these two intrepid Jewish friends, this lecture by Asher Salah (Bezalel Academy) aims at understanding the reasons why they undertook such a perilous journey.

Ticket Info: Free; reserve at romelab@primolevicenter.org

From the Center for Jewish History.

 

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Date:
Thursday, November 16, 2017
Time:
6:30 pm
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http://programs.cjh.org/

Venue

Center for Jewish History
15 W. 16th Street
New York City, NY 10011 United States

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Center for Jewish History
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(212) 294-8301
Website:
http://cjh.org