Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 June 2000

394 Pages

ISBN: 9781874774464

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Reluctant Cosmopolitans

The Portuguese Jews of Seventeenth-century Amsterdam

Daniel M. Swetschinski

The Littman Library of Jewish Civilization in association with Liverpool University Press

Focusing on the social dimension of Amsterdam's Portuguese Jewish economic and religious life, Swetschinski paints a lively and unconventional picture of the dynamics of a remarkable Jewish community.