The Sephardim: Their Glorious Tradition from the Babylonian Exile to the Present Day

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Carnell, 1992 - Religion - 224 pages
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This beautifully illustrated, detailed book tells the story of Sephardic culture from 585 B.C.E. to the present, covering all the major communities of the Sephardic exile after the Expulsions from Spain and Portugal, with fascinating details of Sephardic life in Baghdad, Portugal, Damascus, Egypt, Calcutta, Rhodes, Sarajevo, Constantinople, Salonika, New York, and London. Includes 16 color plates and 152 black and white illustrations.

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About the author (1992)

Lucien Gubbay has his roots in the Sephardi communities of Manchester and the Middle East and has long been fascinated by religion and religious history. He has lectured frequently on related topics, and has written a number of books in the field.

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