Title The House Of Nasi; The Duke Of Naxos.
Book Condition Hardcover with dustjacket. Fair condition. There are tears to the dustjacket.
Publisher The Jewish Publication Society of America, Philadelphia: 1948.
Seller ID 24028X1
This is a biography based on wide and meticulous research. It is also a study of human character and of the effects of a hero upon his age. Joseph Nasi, Duke of Naxos, Lord of Tiberias, was a Marrano or "converso," knighted by Charles V of the Holy Roman Empire, a jousting partner of Emperor Maximillian, and a court advisor to Suleiman the Magnificent.
(Key Words: Biography, House of Nasi, Duke of Naxos, Jewish, Ottoman Empire, Joseph Nasi, Duke of Naxos, Lord of Tiberias, Cecil Roth, Marranos, Conversos, Knights, Charles V, Holy Roman Empire, Emperor Maximillian).