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Author Benaim, Annette.

Title Sixteenth-Century Judeo-Spanish Testimonies : an Edition of Eighty-four Testimonies from the Sephardic Responsa in the Ottoman Empire
Published Leiden : BRILL, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (566 pages)
Series Études sur le judaïsme médiéval ; t. 52
Etudes sur le judaïsme médiéval ; t. 52
Contents Preface; Abbreviations; List of Tables; List of Images and the Corresponding Libraries from Where They Have Been Copied; Chapter One Introduction; Chapter Two Research Methods and Sources; Chapter Three The Language in the Responsa; Chapter Four Texts; References; Appendices; Index
Summary Through the analysis of transcribed verbal testimonies of the Sephardim in the Ottoman Empire in the sixteenth century a vision of Jewish Ottoman life as well as a deep understanding of the development of Judeo-Spanish can be appreciated
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes In English, with some Ladino (Judeo-Spanish) and Hebrew text
Print version record
Subject Jews -- Turkey -- History -- 16th century.
Jews -- Turkey -- Intellectual life -- 16th century.
Ladino language -- Turkey.
Ladino literature -- Turkey.
Responsa -- 1040-1600.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1283292351
9004210180 (electronic bk.)
9789004210189 (electronic bk.)