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; Low German: Chöttingen) is a university city in Lower Saxony, Germany. In medieval times the city was a member of the Hanseatic League and hence a wealthy town.
At a cost of million, the collection of over 2,700 books and tens of thousands of documents dating from the 16th to the 20th centuries has been preserved, cataloged and digitized.
The Bosnian government, experts say, is seemingly content to let the Haggadah continue to languish behind closed doors.
MIAMI – American special forces stormed the basement of the notorious Mukhabarat, the headquarters of Saddam Hussein’s secret police, shortly after the invasion of Iraq in 2003.
And while they didn’t find the alleged weapons of mass destruction, nor the Iraqi dictator himself, what they did find was a rare collection of artifacts from the Iraqi Jewish community dating back hundreds of years, including a Hebrew Bible and Babylonian Talmud.
Beginning in 1516, the Republic obliged the Jews to live in an area of the city where the foundries, known in Venetian as "geti", had been situated in ancient times, to wear a sign of identification and to manage the city's pawnshops at rates established by the Serenissima.
Many other onerous regulations were also included, in exchange for which the Community was granted the freedom to practice its faith and protection in the case of war.