Jewish Travellers in the Middle Ages: Nineteen Firsthand Accounts

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Elkan N. Adler
Dover Publications, Incorporated, 1930 - Travel - 391 pages
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Rich in human experience and historic detail, these fascinating accounts portray the activities of Jewish scholars, merchants, pilgrims, ambassadors, and other wanderers. Nineteen engaging narratives, some of them 12 centuries old, offer rare perspectives on the unfolding drama of life in medieval Europe, the Near East, and Africa.

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