- (1899-1966)Israeli scholar of Galician origin, brother of Yehudah Yaari. He settled in Palestine in 1920; after teaching at a school in Tel Aviv, he worked in the Hebrew National Library and Tel Aviv University Library. He published studies dealing with Hebrew bibliography and the history of Jewish settlement in Palestine.
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Yaari, Yehudah — (1900 82) Israeli writer and diplomat, of Galician origin, brother of Avraham Yaari. He emigrated to Palestine in 1920 and served in the head office of Keren ha Yesod. He held a number of diplo matic posts as cultural attache to the Israeli… … Dictionary of Jewish Biography
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