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Title: James Joseph Sylvester
Description: James Joseph Sylvester was born 3 Spetember, 1814, in London, as James Joseph, and was an English Mathematician. He added the name Sylvester when his brother emigrated to the USA requiring a proper su...
Title: Jack Michel and England's 'Manhattan Project'
Description: Jack Michel, the eldest son of Leon Michel, trained as an actuary and as a statistician. He also had a sound scientific skills and was recruited by the government on the early stages of the atom bomb...
Title: ISAAC BEN PEREZ OF NORTHAMPTON
Description: Isaac Ben Perez was a notable 13th century medieval Scholar from Northampton, whose opinions were highly regarded in his day and some of which still survive.
Title: Irene Silver
Description: Irene Silver recalls being brought up in Bradford and her son Jonathan's connection with artist David Hockney and his role in the founding of the Hockney Gallery at Salt Mills. The cover photo shows ...
Title: Herbert Loewe
Description: The focal point of Jewish Oxford, from 1920, and indeed its main continuity, was Herbert Loewe (1882-1940), who lived in 29 Beaumont Street. Loewe was a lecturer in Oriental Languages at Exeter Colle...
Title: Henry Winkler
Description: Imagine the Fonz putting on his cuppel, lighting his Chanukah lights and singing Ma’oz tsur? Hard huh? But that’s just what Happy Days king of cool was planning to do when he was in London last De...