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Trujillo: A Jewish Community in Extremadura on the Eve of the Expulsion from Spain. Hispania Judaica, v. 2

by Beinart Haim

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TitleTrujillo: A Jewish Community in Extremadura on the Eve of the Expulsion from Spain. Hispania Judaica, v. 2
AuthorBeinart Haim
PublisherVarda Books
Publication Date2009
Pages395


Description 

Based on documents published for the first time, this book reveals the life and surroundings of a community lulled into a false sense of security and endeavouring to build its life in peace while the war against Granada continues.



About the Author 

Beinart Haim ---





Contents 

New Page 1

Foreword IX

Chapter I

The Beginnings of Jewish Settlement in Trujillo 1

Chapter II

From the 1391 Riots to the Catholic Monarchs: Relations between Crown and Community 4

Chapter III

Assaults on Jews 10

Chapter IV

The Separation into New Quarters 13

Chapter V

Dona Vellida: Relations between Jews and Christians 20

Chapter VI

The Jewish Community 25

Communal Organization 25

Internal Life and Relations among Jews 27

Trades and Means of Existence 35

Money Lending, Business and Tax Farming 39

Chapter VII

Meir Barchillon: Procurador of Trujillo 48

Chapter VIII

Taxes Imposed on the Jewish Community 52

Chapter IX

The Order of Expulsion and the Jewish Community of Trujillo 66

Chapter X

The Conversos of Trujillo and the Inquisition 76

The Trial of Gonzalo Perez Jarada 78

Relations between Jews and Conversos, and between Jews and the Inquisition 101

Conclusion 103

Documents concerning Jews and Conversos of Trujillo 105

Puerco el Arroyo 281

Trial of Gonzalo Perez Jarada, Regidor of Trujillo 287

Appendices 351

Indexes 357




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