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B"H" R. Ginsburgh relates the story here "During Napoleon’s war against the Czar of Russia, the anticipation for the coming of Mashiach was at its height. When Napoleon’s army was defeated in 5574 (1814) many believed that the redemption was at hand. The Choizeh (Seer) of Lublin, who had always lived in burning anticipation of the coming of ...

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