Sephardic Jews of Spain and Portugal
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Sephardic Jews of Spain and Portugal survival of an imperiled culture in the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries by Dolores J. Sloan

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Published by McFarland & Co. in Jefferson, N.C .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Jews -- Spain -- History -- 15th century,
  • Jews -- Spain -- History -- 16th century,
  • Jews -- Portugal -- History -- 15th century,
  • Jews -- Portugal -- History -- 16th century,
  • Sephardim -- History -- 15th century,
  • Sephardim -- History -- 16th century,
  • Spain -- Ethnic relations,
  • Portugal -- Ethnic relations

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementDolores Sloan ; foreword by Jonathan Kirsch.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS135.S7 S58 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22659476M
ISBN 109780786438174
LC Control Number2008047026

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