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David Kertzer questions the accuracy of translations and renditions of Edgardo Mortara's memoir in The Atlantic
On Sunday, April 15th, The Atlantic published "The Doctored 'Memoir' of a Jewish Boy Kidnapped by the Vatican." The article, in which Kertzer questions the accuracy of the text and translations of Edgardo Mortara's autobiography, can be found here.
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