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Farewell Espana: The World of the Sephardim Remembered

Farewell Espana: The World of the Sephardim Remembered
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B006LM3490
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869
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From the late fifteenth century onward, in exile from their Spanish and Portuguese homelands, the Sephardim made their mark as viziers and intimate advisers of Ottoman sultans, as vastly esteemed physicians of Renaissance dukes and popes, and as dynamic importers and exporters in the Dutch maritime traffic. Whether as professing Jews or converted New Christians, it was

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