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Hans Kohn and Robert Weltsch in Berlin (September 1926)

Hans Kohn (1891-1971), a leading historian and scholar of modern nationalism, was a close friend of Robert Weltsch (1891-1982), co-founder of the Zionist student group, Bar-Kochba, and editor-in-chief of J├╝dische Rundschau. Like Martin Buber, both understood Zionism as moral and spiritual movement and not just a political one.

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Hans Kohn and Robert Weltsch in Berlin (September 1926)

Courtesy of the Leo Baeck Institute