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When the Mob Came After the Jews of Baghdad

Joseph Samuels will deliver the College of Liberal Arts Hans Heilbronner Lecture, "The Farhud: When the Mob Came After the Jews of Baghdad," on Thursday, October 27, at 4:00 p.m. in the Memorial Union Building Theatre 2 on UNH’s Durham campus. The lecture is free and open to the public. Read More

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