Why does the story of secret Jews fascinate us What is crypto Judaism In recent decades religious practices that were preserved in hiding for centuries have become widely known Specifically, families of Spanish Jewish descent have retained elements of Judaism for five hundred years What incredible religious and cultural tenacity For many these elements represent a discovered identity that helps to explain mysteries in their lives Is a person Jewish by genes, cultural heritage, religious practice, or by choice What survives for a person whose ancestors were Jewish five hundred years ago Fractured Faiths traces the history of the Sephardic and converso converted Jews from their Golden Age to the twenty first century, in both the land they left behind and in the lands they later settled Documents, maps, paintings, and objects illuminate the history of Sephardic Jews from Spain to Mexico to New Mexico....
|Title||:||Fractured Faiths/Las fes fracturadas: Spanish Judaism, the Inquisition, and New World Identities/El judaísmo español, la Inquisición y identidades nuevo mundiales (English and Spanish Edition)|
|Publisher||:||SF Design, llc FrescoBooks Bilingual edition May 30, 2016|
|Number of Pages||:||228 pages|
|File Size||:||771 KB|
|Status||:||Available For Download|
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Fractured Faiths/Las fes fracturadas: Spanish Judaism, the Inquisition, and New World Identities/El judaísmo español, la Inquisición y identidades nuevo mundiales (English and Spanish Edition) Reviews
Exhibition catalog with high quality images of the objects in the exhibit. Well selected accompanying essays.
This excellent book arrived in fine condition.
A very comprehensive view on the subject.