Legends of the Chinese Jews of Kaifeng

Frontcover
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
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