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The sultan's Jew : Morocco and the Sephardi world / Daniel J. Schroeter.

Author/Creator:
Schroeter, Daniel J.
Publication:
Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, c2002.
Series:
Stanford studies in Jewish history and culture
Format/Description:
Book
xxii, 240 p. : ill., geneal. tab. ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
Jews -- Morocco -- Essaouira -- History -- 18th century.
Jews -- Morocco -- Essaouira -- History -- 19th century.
Macnin, Meir.
Sephardim -- Morocco -- History -- 18th century.
Sephardim -- Morocco -- History -- 19th century.
Court Jews -- Morocco -- History -- 18th century.
Court Jews -- Morocco -- History -- 19th century.
Jewish merchants -- Morocco -- History -- 18th century.
Jewish merchants -- Morocco -- History -- 19th century.
Essaouira (Morocco) -- Ethnic relations.
Contents:
Introduction: court Jews and Muslim-Jewish relations in Morocco
The rise of the Macnins
The plague and the world of Mediterranean Jewry
The Berberiscos of London
The Macnins in Morocco
The sultan's Jew
The unwanted emissary
Macnin's Legacy: Sephardi and oriental.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [211]-230) and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Class of 1924 Book Fund.
Contributor:
Class of 1924 Book Fund.
ISBN:
0804737770 (cloth : alk. paper)
Web link:
The Class of 1924 Book Fund Home Page
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