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Lucette Lagnado, Memoirist of Jews in Old Cairo, Dies at 62

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Lucette Lagnado, a journalist and author whose memoirs chronicled her Jewish family’s longing for an exodus-in-reverse after an agonizing departure from Egypt to America in the early 1960s, died on July 10 in Manhattan. She was 62.

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