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Miriam Yalan-Shteklis (sometimes translated Miriam Yalan-Stekelis) (מרים ילן-שטקליס) (21 September 1900 – 9 May 1984) was an Israeli writer and poet famous for her children's books. [1]

28 relations: Aliyah, Arabic, Erich Kästner, Haifa, Hebrew language, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Herzliya Hebrew Gymnasium, Hochschule für die Wissenschaft des Judentums, Israel Prize, Israeli Jews, Jerusalem, Kharkiv, Kremenchuk, Leo Tolstoy, Library science, List of Israel Prize recipients, Minsk, P. L. Travers, Rehavia, Revolution of 1905, Saint Petersburg, Samuil Marshak, Shmulik Kraus, The Holocaust, Ukraine, University of Kharkiv, Yakir Yerushalayim, Zionism.


Aliyah (עֲלִיָּה aliyah, "ascent") is the immigration of Jews from the diaspora to the land of Israel (Eretz Yisrael).

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Arabic (العَرَبِية, or عربي,عربى) is the Classical Arabic language of the 6th century and its modern descendants excluding Maltese.

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Erich Kästner

Emil Erich Kästner (23 February 1899 – 29 July 1974) was a German author, poet, screenwriter and satirist, known primarily for his humorous, socially astute poems and for children's books including Emil and the Detectives.

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Haifa (חֵיפָה,, colloquial; حيفا) is the largest city in northern Israel, and the third largest city in the country, with a population of over 277,082.

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Hebrew language

Hebrew is a West Semitic language of the Afroasiatic language family.

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Hebrew University of Jerusalem

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem (האוניברסיטה העברית בירושלים, ha-Universita ha-Ivrit B'irushalayim; الجامعة العبرية في القدس, al-Ǧāmiʻah al-ʻIbriyyah fil-Quds; abbreviated HUJI) is Israel's second oldest university established in 1918, 30 years before the State of Israel.

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Herzliya Hebrew Gymnasium

The Herzliya Hebrew Gymnasium (הגימנסיה העברית הרצליה, HaGymnasia HaIvrit Herzliya, Also known as Gymnasia Herzliya), originally known as HaGymnasia HaIvrit (lit. Hebrew High School) is a historic high school in Tel Aviv, Israel.

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Hochschule für die Wissenschaft des Judentums

The Hochschule für die Wissenschaft des Judentums, or Higher Institute for Jewish Studies, was a rabbinical seminary, established in Berlin in 1872 and closed down by the Nazi government of Germany in 1942.

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Israel Prize

The Israel Prize (פרס ישראל) is an award handed out by the State of Israel and is generally regarded as the state's highest honor.

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Israeli Jews

Israeli Jews (יהודים ישראלים, Yehudim Yisraelim), also known as Jewish Israelis, refers to Israeli citizens or residents who are Jews, and also the descendants of Israeli-Jewish emigrants outside of Israel.

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Jerusalem (יְרוּשָׁלַיִם; القُدس), located on a plateau in the Judean Mountains between the Mediterranean and the Dead Sea, is one of the oldest cities in the world.

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Kharkiv (Харків), or Kharkov (p), is the second-largest city of Ukraine.

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Kremenchuk (Кременчу́к, Кременчу́г, translit. Kremenchug), an important industrial city in central Ukraine, stands on the banks of the Dnieper River.

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Leo Tolstoy

Count Lev Nikolayevich Tolstoy (Лев Никола́евич Толсто́й,; –), usually referred to in English as Leo Tolstoy, was a Russian novelist regarded as one of the greatest of all time.

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Library science

Library science (often termed library studies or library and information science) is an interdisciplinary or multidisciplinary field that applies the practices, perspectives, and tools of management, information technology, education, and other areas to libraries; the collection, organization, preservation, and dissemination of information resources; and the political economy of information.

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List of Israel Prize recipients

This is a complete list of recipients of the Israel Prize from the inception of the Prize in 1953 through 2014.

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Minsk (Мінск; Минск) is the capital and largest city of Belarus, situated on the Svislach and Nyamiha rivers.

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P. L. Travers

Pamela Lyndon Travers, OBE (born Helen Lyndon Goff; 9 August 1899 – 23 April 1996), was an Australian-born British novelist, actress, and journalist who migrated to England and lived most of her adult life there.

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Rehavia (also Rechavia) (רחביה) is an upscale Jerusalem neighborhood located between the city center and Talbiya.

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Revolution of 1905

The Revolution of 1905 was a wave of mass political and social unrest that spread through vast areas of the Russian Empire, some of which was directed at the government.

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Saint Petersburg

Saint Petersburg (p) is the second largest city in Russia, politically incorporated as a federal subject (a federal city).

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Samuil Marshak

Samuil Yakovlevich Marshak (alternative spelling: Samuil Yakovlevich Marchak) Самуи́л Я́ковлевич Марша́к; 4 July 1964) was a Russian and Soviet writer, translator and children's poet. He translated the sonnets and some other of the works of William Shakespeare, English poetry (including poems for children), and poetry from other languages. Maxim Gorky proclaimed Marshak to be "the founder of Russia's (Soviet) children's literature.".

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Shmulik Kraus

Shmuel "Shmulik" Kraus (שמוליק קראוס; July 1, 1935 – February 17, 2013) was an Israeli pop-rock singer, composer, and actor.

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The Holocaust

The Holocaust (from the Greek ὁλόκαυστος holókaustos: hólos, "whole" and kaustós, "burnt"), also known as the Shoah (Hebrew: השואה, HaShoah, "the catastrophe"), was a genocide in which approximately six million Jews were killed by Adolf Hitler's Nazi regime and its collaborators.

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Ukraine (Україна, tr. Ukraina) is a country in Eastern Europe, bordered by Russia to the east and northeast, Belarus to the northwest, Poland and Slovakia to the west, Hungary, Romania, and Moldova to the southwest, and the Black Sea and Sea of Azov to the south and southeast, respectively.

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University of Kharkiv

The University of Kharkiv (Харківський університет, Харьковский университет) or officially the V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University (Харківський національний університет імені В. Н. Каразіна, Харьковский национальный университет имени В. Н. Каразина) is one of the major universities in Ukraine, and earlier in the Russian Empire and Soviet Union.

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Yakir Yerushalayim

Yakir Yerushalayim (יַקִּיר יְרוּשָׁלַיִם; Worthy Citizen of Jerusalem) is an annual citizenship prize in Jerusalem, Israel, inaugurated in 1967.

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Zionism (צִיּוֹנוּת,, translit., after Zion) is a nationalist and political movement of Jews and Jewish culture that supports the re-establishment of a Jewish homeland in the territory defined as the historic Land of Israel (roughly corresponding to Palestine, Canaan or the Holy Land).

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Miriam_Yalan-Shteklis

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