History of the Jews in the Duchy of Mantua
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Published by KTAV Pub. House in [New York] .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Mantua (Italy),
  • Italy,
  • Mantua

Subjects:

  • Jews -- Italy -- Mantua -- History.,
  • Mantua (Italy) -- History.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Shlomo Simonsohn.
SeriesPublications of the Diaspora Research Institute ;, book 17, Pirsume ha-Makhon le-ḥeḳer ha-tefutsot ;, sefer 17.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS135.I85 M3313
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 902 p., [16] leaves of plates (2 fold.) :
Number of Pages902
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4726605M
ISBN 100870683411
LC Control Number78014407

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Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Simonsohn, Shlomo, History of the Jews in the Duchy of Mantua. Jerusalem: Kiryath Sepher, Get this from a library! History of the Jews in the Duchy of Mantua. [Shlomo Simonsohn]. The Jews in the Duchy of Milan, Volume Four: Condensed Deeds and Indexes (A DOCUMENTARY HISTORY OF THE JEWS OF ITALY) (English and Italian Edition) (Italian) Bilingual Edition by Shlomo Simonsohn (Author) ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important? ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly. The first mention of Jews in Mantua dates from the 12th century, when Abraham ibn Ezra finished his grammatical work “Zahot”() there. Apparently, he was in the city again in There are no further references to Jews in connection with Mantua until they are mentioned in the new statutes of the city at the end of the 13th century, when a large number seem to have lived there.

In it had 2, Jews— the greatest number in its history. The first mention of Jews in Mantua dates from the twelfth century, when Abraham ibn Ezra finished () there his grammatical work "Ẓ aḥ ot." Apparently he was in that city again in In it had 2, Jews—the greatest number in its history. The first mention of Jews in Mantua dates from the twelfth century, when Abraham ibn Ezra finished () there his grammatical work "Ẓaḥot." Apparently he was in that city again in Mantua was briefly united with the Duchy of Milan by an edict of Emperor Joseph II on 26 September but later restored in its separated administration by Emperor Leopold II on 24 January Mantua was besieged by Napoleon's French army in , before falling in Capital: Mantua. Paul Johnson is one hell of a writer. There is a lot of history in this book and somehow he makes it flow in a way that is understandable. The names can be a bit of a challenge. (Understatement of the year). I should also mention Jewish history isn’t the only history in the book. There were a few surprises I never by:

The history of the Jews in Italy spans more than two thousand years to the present. The Jewish presence in Italy dates to the pre-Christian Roman period and has continued, despite periods of extreme persecution and expulsions, until the present. : The Jews in the Duchy of Milan, Volume Two: (Fontes Ad Res Judaicas Spectantes) (English and Italian Edition) (): Simonsohn, Shlomo: Books. One of the highlights in the history of the illustrated Haggadah is this edition of , printed in the Duchy of Mantua on the press of the Christian printer Giacomo Rufinelli under the supervision of the shammes of one of the synagogues of Mantua, Isaac ben Samuel Bassan. In the making of the Jewish book, women have played a role as publishers, printers, patrons, and writers. The first woman involved in printing Hebrew books was Estellina, the wife of the physician Abraham Conat, who introduced Hebrew printing in Mantua and published six Hebrew books there in