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Gypsies, from the Ganges to the Thames

Author: Donald Kenrick
Publisher: Hatfield, Hertfordshire : University of Hertfordshire Press, ©2004.
Series: Interface collection, 3.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this book Donald Kendrick begins by considering the many controversial and conflicting theories about the origin of the Gypsies. After updating his earlier account of their journey from India to Constantinople, he follows their route to the Balkans during the Ottoman period and their journey into central and western Europe where, for a brief golden age, they passed themselves off as pilgrims and penitents and  Read more...
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Kenrick, Donald.
Gypsies, from the Ganges to the Thames.
Hatfield, Hertfordshire : University of Hertfordshire Press, ©2004
(OCoLC)891687166
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Donald Kenrick
ISBN: 1902806239 9781902806235
OCLC Number: 56034171
Notes: "Part one of this book was previously published as: Gypsies, from India to the Mediterranean. Toulouse : CRDP, 1993"--Title page verso.
Description: xii, 126 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: Where do the Romany gypsies come from? --
From India to Persia : 224-642 --
Under Arab rule : 642-c.900 --
In the Byzantine Empire, c.900-1454 --
Europe in the fourteenth century --
In the Balkans --
In Central Europe --
In Western Europe : refugees, pilgrims and penitents --
In Western Europe : acrobats, fortune-tellers and magicians --
Across the Atlantic --
Gypsies in India, Central Asia and the Middle East --
India : the great mother.
Series Title: Interface collection, 3.
Responsibility: Donald Kenrick.

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This illustrated text traces the origin of the Gypsies in India and their journey westward to their arrival on the shores of the Thames. It also looks at their distant relatives who stayed in India  Read more...

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