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Bidding Information
Lot #    13725
Auction End Date    3/7/2006 12:26:00 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Wir bauen
Title (Hebrew)    אנו בונים
Author    [Maps]
City    Jerusalem
Publisher    Keren Hayesod-Palestine Foundation Fund
Publication Date    1933
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   Only edition. [4] pp., maps, 355:256 mm., light age staining, creased on folds. A very good copy bound as published.
          
Detailed
Description
   Text in Hebrew and in German. Maps in English and in Hebrew. This is a fund-raising insert which lists the accomplishments to date of Keren HaYesod. Included are statistics such as total sum of monies raised (4,950,000 lira of Eretz Yisrael), the number of people who immigrated to Eretz Yisrael since World War I (144, 500), the number of agricultural settlements that have been helped and sustained by Keren HaYesod (50 settlements, including over 8000 people), etc. The last line reads (in translation):New and great tasks stand before Keren HaYesod. We have not completed our work. We are building Eretz Yisrael. Every one should give his hand to the work. (The German page ends with "Everyone must help").
          
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Listing Classification
Period
20th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Israel:    Checked
  
Subject
History:    Checked
Other:    Map
  
Characteristic
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew, English, German
  
Manuscript Type
  
Kind of Judaica