Ben-Zion, Simhah (Gutmann, Simhah Alter)


Ben-Zion, Simhah (Gutmann, Simhah Alter)
(1870-1932)
   Hebrew author. He was born in Bessarabia and settled in Palestine in 1905. He wrote short stories as well as novels, and translated German classics into Hebrew.

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