Legends of the Chinese Jews of Kaifeng

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KTAV Publishing House, Inc., 1995 - 140 Seiten
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A collection of legends and stories from the oral tradition of this group of Jews who migrated to China long ago offers a look at their history and unique identity.
  

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This slim book tells the story of the Jewish people of China, how they got to Kaifeng and established themselves. It builds upon the legends inscribed on stele, with the intention of making them more ... Vollständige Rezension lesen

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Inhalt

Friendship Between Chinese and Jews
9
The Beginning of a New Life
25
Bearing the Weight of Tradition
39
A Permanent Record in an Impermanent World
62
Resisting Conversion
81
Kaifeng Jewrys First Family
103
A Tale of Brotherly Love 121 Vii
121
The Tenacity of Tradition
134
Urheberrecht

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Kaifeng Jews - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Xu Xin, Legends of the Chinese Jews of Kaifeng, (Hoboken: KTAV, 1995). Sidney Shapiro, Jews in Old China, Studies by Chinese Scholars, (New York: Hippocrene ...
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Judaic Scholar in China
His new book Legends of the Chinese Jews of Kaifeng makes a start, since legends can be an important source of history, but much more study is needed. ...
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China Judaic Studies Association - Bibliography
Xu, Xin with Beverly Friend, Legends of the Chinese Jews of Kaifeng, KTAV, Hoboken, 1995. Xu Xin, The Jews of Kaifeng, China, History, Culture, and Religion ...
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Among the Jewish Descendants of Kaifeng
Xu Xin, Legends of the Chinese Jews of Kaifeng (New Jersey: KTAV Publishing, 1995), p. 4. (4.) Pollack, Mandarins, pp. 266-267. According to Pollack, "it is ...
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A Jewish Diaspora in the Orient
"Legends of the Chinese Jews of Kaifeng" , written with Beverly Friend, KTAV Publishing House, Inc., 1995. "The Jews of Kaifeng, China: History, Culture, ...
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Xu Xin: Legends of the Chinese Jews of Kaifeng. Jersey City: Ktav Publishing House, 1995. M. Patricia Needle, ed: East gate of Kaifeng: a Jewish world ...
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Xu has published two books on the community in English, “Legends of the Chinese Jews of Kaifeng” (Ktav, 1995) and, this month from Ktav, ...
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History of the Jews in China: Information and Much More from ...
Xu, Xin, Director of Judaic Studies at Nanjing University, in his book Legends of the Chinese Jews of Kaifeng, the Kaifeng Jews called Judaism yī cì lè yè ...
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Chinese Jews preserve the Torah
[I owe much of the following story to a book, Legends of the Chinese Jews of Kaifeng, by Professor Xu Xin of Nanjing University. Ktav Publishing, Hoboken ...
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