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Author: Elkan Nathan Adler
Publisher: Philadelphia : Jewish Publication Society of America, 1930.
Series: Jewish communities series.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Adler, Elkan Nathan, 1861-1946.
Philadelphia : Jewish Publication Society of America, 1930
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elkan Nathan Adler
OCLC Number: 426998
Description: xv, 255 pages, 6 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations, portraits, map ; 18 cm
Contents: Chapter I. Before the conquest --
Chapter II. Under William the conqueror and his son --
Chapter III. Under Henry I and Stephen --
Chapter IV. Ibn Ezra in London --
Chapter V. Richard the Lionhearted --
Chapter VI. Under King John --
Chapter VII. London Rabbis: the Arch-Presbyter --
Chapter VIII. A pedigree of distinguished pre-expulsion Jews --
Chapter IX. Synagogues: Jewish social status and appearance --
Chapter X. Fate of the exiles and their manuscripts --
Chapter XI. Jews in London after the expulsion --
Chapter XII. Jewish Visitors in Tudor times --
Chapter XIII. The resettlement --
Chapter XIV. After the restoration: Charles II --
Chapter XV. References to London Jewry in inquisition records in the Canaries --
Chapter XVI. Under James II and William and Mary --
XVII. The eighteenth century --
XVIII. London Associations with the United States --
Chapter XIX. Chief Rabbi Schiff --
Chapter XX. Prominent London Jews of eighteenth century --
Chapter XXI. The seamy side --
Chapter XXII. The nineteenth century: Chief Rabbi Hirschel --
Chapter XXIII. Jewish emancipation: the Adlers --
Chapter XXIV. Montefiore and the Rothschilds --
Chapter XXV. Disraeli --
Chapter XXVI. Modern London Jews in Drama --
Chapter XXVII. Novelists and the Jews --
Chapter XXVIII. The homes and manners of London Jews --
Chapter XXIX. Communal organization --
Chapter XXX. Schools: charities: clubs: literary, Zionist and friendly societies: newspapers and magazines --
Chapter XXXI. International activities.
Series Title: Jewish communities series.
Responsibility: by Elkan Nathan Adler.


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