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New Oral History based Ebook: "Jews of Kurdistan & their chieftains" - now at a cost price, to make it available for the wide public

I am glad to announce - a revised, 2ND Edition, Ebook,  oral-history based, is now available: "The JEWS OF KURDISTAN & their TRIBAL CHIEFTAINS: A Study in Survival," by Mordechai (Moti) Zaken (Jerusalem, 2015).

Railway persons oral histories online: where are they?

Dear Colleagues,

Rails et histoire (Railway historical –French– society) began recording oral histories of railway persons of all professions at the beginning of the 2000s and is a founding partner of the first French online oral archive database dedicated to oral history of working people and their professional experience and know-how, “mémoire orale de l’industrie et des réseaux”, here: www.memoire-orale.org.