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Sephardic Jews : history, religion and people / Ron D. Hart.

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Author/Creator:
Hart, Ron Duncan, 1941- author.
Publication:
Santa Fe, NM : Gaon Books, [2016]
Format/Description:
Book
292 pages ; 24 cm
Subjects:
Sephardim -- History.
Jews -- Spain -- History.
Inquisition -- Spain.
Jews -- Spain -- History -- Expulsion, 1492.
Marranos -- Spain -- History.
Spain -- Ethnic relations.
Crypto-Jews.
Jewish diaspora.
Form/Genre:
History.
Summary:
"Sephardic Jews are the Jews who lived in Spain historically and later in the Spanish Diaspora following the Expulsion of 1492. This covers the rich cultural history of Jews in Spain, the religious and cultural life, the communities that developed in the Diaspora from the Ottoman Empire to Morocco and the Americas. Attention is given to the Jews who converted to Christianity and lived as crypto-Jews"-- Provided by publisher.
Contents:
Part I. Jews in Spain. 1. Arrival of the Muslims
2. Al-Andaluz: Jews in Muslim Spain
3. Jews in Christian Spain
4. Sephardic cultural practices
5. Persecution of Jews in Christian Spain
6. The inquisition and expulsion of Jews from Spain
Part II. Sephardic diaspora. 7. In the Muslim world
8. In South America
9. In the United States
10. In Mexico and New Mexico
11. Israel and the diaspora today
Appendix 1: The Alhambra Decree (edict of expulsion).
Notes:
Includes index.
Other format:
Online version: Hart, Ron Duncan, 1941- author. Sephardic Jews.
ISBN:
9781935604778
1935604775
9781935604334
1935604333
OCLC:
944394213
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