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Elie Wiesel was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1986. The author of more than forty internationally acclaimed works of fiction and nonfiction, he is Andrew W. Mellon Professor in the Humanities and University Professor at Boston University. He lives in New York City.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Bible, O, T, Biography, Bible, O, T, Legends, Talmud Biography, Talmud Legends, Hasidim Biography, Hasidim Legends