ALMAGOR


ALMAGOR
ALMAGOR (Heb. אַלְמָגוֹר; "No Fear"), moshav on the Corazim Plateau N. of Lake Kinneret. Almagor was founded in 1961 as a Naḥal\>\> outpost on the Israeli-Syrian border (until 1967). A number of its soldier-settlers fell in Syrian ambushes in the vicinity and a monument was erected here in their memory. Its economy was based on out-of-season crops, vineyards, sheep, and poultry as well as mango and olive orchards. The moshav also operated a rest house, pub, and sailing facilities on the lake. In the mid-1990s the population was approximately 250, dropping to 207 in 2002. (Efraim Orni / Shaked Gilboa (2nd ed.)

Encyclopedia Judaica. 1971.

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  • Almagor — (אלמגור) est un moshav fondé en 1961. Il compte 200 habitants. L activité économique du moshav Almagor se base sur l agriculture légumière, spécialisée dans la culture en serres et l élevage de bétail pour la consommation. Sources Rachel Méshorer …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Almagor — Gila Almagor Gila Almagor (hebräisch ‏גילה אלמגור‎, * 22. Juli 1939) ist eine israelische Schriftstellerin und Schauspielerin. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Biografie …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Dan Almagor — (born 1935) is an Israeli playwright who has adapted and translated over a hundred plays for the Hebrew stage, including Shakespeare s The Comedy of Errors , Fiddler on the Roof, The King and I, My Fair Lady and Guys and Dolls .[1] Almagor (born… …   Wikipedia

  • Gila Almagor — (hebräisch ‏גילה אלמגור‎, geboren als Aviya Aleksandrowitz, * 22. Juli 1939 in Petach Tikwa[1]) ist eine israelische Schriftstellerin und …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Gila Almagor — ( he. גילה אלמגור) (born July 22, 1939) is commonly regarded as the first lady of Israeli stage and film. She was raised in an orphanage, and it was there that acting talent was first noticed.Since her stage debut at the age of 17 in Habima… …   Wikipedia

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  • Summer of Aviya — (Hebrew: הקיץ של אביה) is an Israeli film based on the bestselling autobiographical novel by film and theater actress Gila Almagor. It was released in 1988 and is 96 minutes long. The film acts as a memoir about Almagor s life and provides… …   Wikipedia


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