Israeli author A.B. Yehoshua was among those named as winners of the Koret Jewish Book Awards. In addition to Yehoshua’s “A Journey to the End of the Millennium,” awards of $10,000 each were given to Chava Weissler’s “Voices of the Matriarch: Listening to the Prayers of Early Modern Jewish Women,” Steven Nadler’s “Spinoza: A Life” and David Patterson for “Along the Edge of Annihilation: The Collapse and Recovery of Life in the Holocaust Diary.”
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