Frenk, Azriel Nathan

Frenk, Azriel Nathan
   Polish journalist and historian. He was born in Wodzislaw. He began to write for the Jewish press in Warsaw in 1884, publishing articles about current events, stories about Hasidic life, and studies of Jewry in Poland.

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  • FRENK, EZRIEL (or Azriel) NATHAN — (1863–1924), Polish journalist and historian. Frenk was born in Wodzislaw to a ḥasidic family, but he was influenced by the Haskalah at an early age. In 1884 in Warsaw he began to write for the Jewish press, both in Hebrew and in Yiddish, and… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

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