A History of the Jews in...

One of the century`s great classics of Jewish historiography. The second volume of Professor Baer`s monumental work tells the tragic story of the dissolution of the great Spanish Jewish community.

1 VIII THE ERA OF DECLINE IN ARAGON THE REIGN OF JAMES II The history of the Jews of Aragon moves in quieter and more modest paths than that of their brethren in Castile. No longer were there in Aragon powerful Jewish courtiers able to hold their own against Christian rivals; overt Jewish in-fluence in high politics was therefore automatically ruled out. The aftermath of the political system of the Reconquest pe-riod was cleared away much earlier in Aragon than in Castile. When the policy of conquest and colonization was abandoned and Jews were barred from public office, the result was a de-cline in their political and economic status; and it was only in the latter half of the fourteenth century that they began   C h a p t e r Home  | T O C  | I n d e x This Scholar PDF version is for use on stand- alone, non- institutional computers only. Printed editions of this book may be available at www. publishersrow. com

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A HISTORY OF THE JEWS IN CHRISTIAN SPAIN VOL. IITITLE PAGECOPYRIGHT PAGEDEDICATION PAGEFOREWORD TO PART IIFROM THE PREFACE TO THE FIRST EDITIONPREFACE TO THE ENGLISH EDITIONCONTENTSAPPENDIXTHE INQUISITION OF THE CATHOLIC CHURCH AND THE CRIMINAL JURISDICTION OF THE JEWISH COMMUNITIESABBREVIATIONSNOTESNOTES TO CHAPTER VIIINOTES TO CHAPTER IXNOTES TO CHAPTER XNOTES TO CHAPTER XINOTES TO CHAPTER XIINOTES TO CHAPTER XIIINOTES TO CHAPTER XIVNOTES TO CHAPTER XVNOTES TO APPENDIXINDEX
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