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Books Books 11 - 20 of about 47 related to A history of the Jewish community in Istanbul: the formative years, 1453 ....   

Studies in Hellenistic Judaism

Louis H. Feldman - History - 1996 - 677 pages
This volume contains essays, previously published in various places, dealing with Josephus, Judaism and Christianity, Latin literature and the Jews, the Romans in Rabbinic ...
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Ancient Jewish Art and Archaeology in the Diaspora

Rāḥēl Ḥa̱klîlî - Social Science - 1998 - 499 pages
This publication provides fascinating new information about the origin, symbolism and significance of ancient Jewish synagogal and funerary art and archeology in the Diaspora ...
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Guardians of the Gate: Angelic Vice-regency in the Late Antiquity

Nathaniel Deutsch - Religion - 1999 - 182 pages
An exploration of the phenomenon of angelic vice regency in Late Antiquity. It comparatively examines figures from Judaism, Mandaeism, and Gnosticism, shedding new light, in ...
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Etudes sur le judaïsme médiéval, Volume 15

ʻEmrānī - Social Science - 1995 - 455 pages
This volume offers a detailed study of the time, life and work of the 15th-16th century Jewish poet of Iran, known as Emr n . It provides a critical edition, annotated ...
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Studies on Gersonides: A Fourteenth-century Jewish Philosopher-scientifist

Gad Freudenthal - Science - 1992 - 422 pages
R. Levi ben Gershom (Gersonides, 1288-1344) is one of the greatest figures of Medieval Jewish thought. He wrote numerous works in philosophy, science and Biblical exegesis ...
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Spanish Hebrew Poetry and the Arabic Literary Tradition: Arabic Themes in ...

Arie Schippers - Poetry - 1994 - 376 pages
This work deals extensively with the Arabic themes and literary devices used by Hebrew Andalusian poets in 11th century Muslim (and Christian) Spain. Special interest is ...
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Judaea and Mediterranean Politics: 219 to 161 B.C.E.

Dov Gera - History - 1998 - 362 pages
This book analyzes the antecedents to the Maccabean revolt and the initial phases of the rebellion against the background of contemporary Hellenistic and Roman history. This ...
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The Road to Redemption: The Jews of the Yemen, 1900-1950

Tudor Parfitt - History - 1996 - 299 pages
This book examines new and fascinating archive material on the Jews of Yemen 1900-50. Oppressed by Islamic law and by new political resentments they were persuaded by push and ...
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The Jews in Umbria

Architecture - 1993 - 460 pages
Illustrates the political and socio-economic history of the Jewish community in Umbria from the second half of the thirteenth century, when Jewish settlement in the region ...
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