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Matan is the head of the Archives Department at the National Library.
Diaspora, Land of Israel
“I’m very thirsty and there isn’t a drop of water in the house. I must go down to the street, perhaps I’ll find something to drink, and thus I must cease my writing.” A peak into the siege diary of Menachem Zvi Kadari, a resident of the Old City during Israel’s War of Independence.
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