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Josef Hoff, Ph.D.

Rabbi at Bisenz, Moravia, Austria.

BISENZ – Town in Moravia, Austria. About the earliest history of its Jews nothing is known. Pesina, whose "Mars Moravicus" was published in 1677, calls it "nidus Judæorum."In the time of the margraves (up to the fifteenth century) the...