Scrolls raise questions as to Afghan Jewish history

03.01.2012                      08.Tewet. 5772

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Scrolls raise questions as to Afghan Jewish history

Scholar hopes findings might shed light on medieval merchants.

An Afghan shepherd enters a wolves den perched high in the mountains of Samangan province looking for a sheep that went astray.
Inside, he doesn’t find what he is looking for, but just as he is about to leave he notices something strange: Pieces of old parchment lie strewn on the dirt floor….