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The Jews of San Nicandro

Author: John A Davis
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Not many people know of the utterly extraordinary events that took place in a humble southern Italian town in the first half of the twentieth century - and those who do have struggled to explain  Read more...


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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John A Davis
ISBN: 9780300114256 0300114257
OCLC Number: 601347487
Description: viii, 238 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: Manduzios's story --
Jewish encounters --
The Duce and the Pope --
The man from Milan --
Persecution --
Falling into the net --
A hero comes to visit --
A difficult conversion --
What next? --
After Manduzion --
The promised land --
The story's end.
Responsibility: John A. Davis.


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"Davis demonstrates his extensive knowledge of Italian history and his diligent tenacity in digging out this compelling but barely known story about San Nicandro's Jews."-Morton I. Teicher, The Read more...

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