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The Jews of the Kingdom of Valencia. Hispania Judaica, v. 9

by Jose Hinojosa Montalvo

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TitleThe Jews of the Kingdom of Valencia. Hispania Judaica, v. 9
AuthorJose Hinojosa Montalvo
PublisherVarda Books
Publication Date2009
Pages725


Description 

A comprehensive study of the Jews in this kingdom from the massacres of 1391 to the Expulsion.



About the Author 

Jose Hinojosa Montalvo ---





Contents 

New Page 8

PREFACE 9

Abbreviations 12

Chapter One Historical Evolution of Valencian Jewry 13

Chapter Two Jewish Society and its Segregation in Valencia 21

The Assaults on the Jewish Quarters of the Kingdom in 1391 21

Demographic Aspects of Valencian Jewry 66

The aljama: Axis of the Internal Organization 80

Marriage and Death 92

The Jewish Families 101

Religion as a Cementing Factor 106

The Jewish Quarters. Meat and Clothing of the Jews 120

The Jews and the Royal Authority 136

Jews, Christians and Muslims: Three Closely Connected Social Groups 161

Crime in Jewish Society 172

Chapter Three The Activities of the Jews 183

Moneylending 184

Commercial Activities 193

Jewish Craftsmen 218

Liberal Professions 224

Censales and Violarios 225

Jewish Property 229

Chapter Four Jewish Quarters in the Kingdom of Valencia 239

Chapter Five The Expulsion of the Jews 279

The Expulsion in Different Jewish Communities 280

The Embarkation of the Jews 286

Taxes and Demography 297

BIBLIOGRAPHY 300

LIST OF T H E JEWS OF VALENCIA IN THE XVth CENTURY 308

DOCUMENTS 323

INDICES 703

Persons 703

Places 714

Subjects 719




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