Sephardi Jewry : a history of the Judeo-Spanish community, 14th-20th centuries (Book, 2000) [WorldCat.org]
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Sephardi Jewry : a history of the Judeo-Spanish community, 14th-20th centuries

Author: Esther Benbassa; Aron Rodrigue
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, 2000.
Series: Jewish communities in the modern world, 2.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : English : 1st California pbk. edView all editions and formats
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"Until the publication of this history of the Sephardi diaspora, only limited attention had been given to the distinctive Judeo-Spanish cultural entity that flourished in the Balkans and Asia Minor for more than four centuries. Esther Benbassa and Aron Rodrigue show how Sephardi society and culture developed in the Levant, sharing language, religion, customs, and communal life, during prosperous times and during the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Esther Benbassa; Aron Rodrigue
ISBN: 0520218221 9780520218222
OCLC Number: 41488855
Notes: "Modified and updated version of a book that first appeared in Paris in 1993 under the title Juifs des Balkans ... (Editions La Découverte)"--Acknowledgments.
Originally published: The Jews of the Balkans. Oxford ; Cambridge, Mass. : Blackwell, 1995. With new introd.
Description: lxiii, 313 pages : maps ; 23 cm
Contents: TABLE OF CONTENTS --
Community and society --
Economy and culture --
Eastern Sephardi Jewry in the era of Westernization --
Paths of politicization --
The end of the Judeo-Spanish Balkans: the holocaust and migrations.
Series Title: Jewish communities in the modern world, 2.
Other Titles: Jews of the Balkans
Responsibility: Esther Benbassa and Aron Rodrigue.
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Focusing on the distinctive Judeo-Spanish cultural entity that flourished in the Balkans and Asia Minor for more than four centuries, this title shows how Sephardi society and culture developed in  Read more...

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