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Lewis Glinert
Professor of Hebrew Studies and Linguistics, Dartmouth College

Lewis Glinert is professor of Hebrew studies and linguistics at Dartmouth College in New Hampshire. His latest book is The Story of Hebrew (2017).

Written by Lewis Glinert