By: SCHORSCH, JONATHAN.
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge: 2004.:
Edition: First Edition (Unstated).
Seller ID: 31121X2
Condition: Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book.
Offers the first in-depth treatment of Jewish images of and behavior toward Blacks during the period of peak Jewish involvement in Atlantic slaveholding. Attempting to move beyond inter-ethnic polemics, this book constructs a cultural and social portrait of Jews - mostly Sephardic - amid a larger socio-economic context, one from which Jews differed little, their religious Otherness notwithstanding. Includes an Index. View More...