Dona Gracia of the House of...

The noted historian Cecil Roth presents the first full-length biography of Dona Gracia in the English language. Banker, diplomat, philanthropist, defender of her people and promoter of its culture, she was revered by her sixteenth-century contemporaries and earned the highest esteem among Jewish historians in succeeding generations.

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Dona Gracia of the House of Nasi


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Front MatterSOME OTHER BOOKS BY THE SAME AUTHORTitle PageCopyright PageDedication PageTABLE OF CONTENTSLIST OF ILLUSTRATIONSPREFACEThe House of MendesADDITIONAL NOTE TO CHAPTER I. THE MENDES-NASI CONNECTIONAntwerpVeniceFerraraConstantinople“The Heart of Her People” “The Heart of Her People” “The Heart of Her People” “The Heart of Her People” “The Heart of Her PeoThe Ancona BoycottADDITIONAL NOTE TO CHAPTER VII. A DOCUMENT ON THE ANCONA BOYCOTTJourney's EndCHRONOLOGICAL TABLEBIBLIOGRAPHYNOTES
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