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Author Joseph ben Gershon, of Rosheim, approximately 1478-1554.

Title The historical writings of Joseph of Rosheim : leader of Jewry in early modern Germany / edited with an introduction, commentary, and translations by Chava Fraenkel-Goldschmidt ; translated from the Hebrew by Naomi Schendowich ; English edition edited and an afterword by Adam Shear
Edition English edition
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2006
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 445 pages, 11 unnumbered page of plates) : illustrations
Series Studies in European Judaism, 1568-5004 ; v. 12
Studies in European Judaism ; v. 12. 1568-5004
Contents ""CONTENTS""; ""PREFACE""; ""TRANSLATOR�S NOTE""; ""ABBREVIATIONS AND SHORT TITLES""; ""GENERAL INTRODUCTION""; ""R. Joseph of Rosheim�His Life""; ""R. Joseph�s Era""; ""The Legal Status of the Jews in Germany in the Sixteenth Century""; ""R. Joseph�s Defence of Jewish Interests in Governmental Circles""; ""R. Joseph�s Chronicle and Historiographical Approach""; ""R. Joseph�s Other Historical Writings""; ""INTRODUCTION TO SPECIFIC SECTIONS OF THE CHRONICLE [1] 5231 (1470/71) The Endingen Affair""
""[19] 5293�5295 (1532�1535) The North African War""""[20] 5294 (1533/34) The Prague Affair""; ""[21] 5296 (1535/36) “Talebearing and Bad Men�""; ""[22] 5297 (1536/37) The Expulsion from Saxony""; ""[23] 5301 (1540/41) The 1541 Diet and the Expulsion from Naples""; ""[24] 5301 (1540/41) The Tittingen Libel""; ""[25] 5302 (1541/42) The Expulsion from Prague""; ""[26] 5304 (1543/44) The W�rzburg Libel""; ""[27] 5305 (1544/45) The Diet of Worms""; ""The Expulsion From Esslingen""; ""The Expulsion from Landau""; ""The Territories of the Archbishop of Mainz""
""[28�29] 5306�5307 (1545�1547) The 1546 Diet and the Schmalkaldic War""""THE CHRONICLE""; ""THE LETTER OF CONSOLATION Historical Background""; ""R. Joseph and the “Letter of Consolation�""; ""The Letter of Consolation: Text""; ""The Letter of Consolation: Translation""; ""APPENDIX 1A The 1530 Economic Document""; ""An Abridged Translation of the 1530 Economic Document1""; ""APPENDIX 1B The 1536 Economic Document""; ""The 1536 Economic Document: Text""; ""An Abridged Translation of the 1536 Economic Document""; ""APPENDIX 2 Letter to the Strasbourg City Council, July 1543""
""[2] 5236�5237 (1475�1477) The Burgundy War and the Incursion of the Swiss Army""""[3] 5263�5265 (1503�1505) The War of the Bavarian Succession""; ""[4,7,10] 5266�5267, 5275, 5282 (1505�1507, 1514/15, 1521/22) The Oberehnheim Affair""; ""[5] 5270 (1509/10) R. Joseph�s Office; the Brandenburg and Pfefferkorn Affairs""; ""The Brandenburg Affair""; ""The Pfefferkorn Affair""; ""[6] 5274 (1513/14) The Mittelbergheim Affair""; ""[7] 5275 (1514/15) The Threat of Expulsion from the Bishopric of Strasbourg and the Region of Andlau""
""[8] 5279 (1518/19) The Expulsion from Regensburg and Dangolsheim""""[9] 5280 (1519/20) The New Emperor""; ""[10] 5282 (1521/22) The Diet of Nuremberg""; ""[11] 5285 (1524/25) The Peasants War""; ""[12] 5288 (1527/28) The Events in the Hagenau Region""; ""[13] 5289 (1528/29) The Pösing Martyrs""; ""[14] 5290 (1529/30) The Jews and the Turks""; ""[15] 5290 (1529/30) The Diet of Augsburg""; ""[16] 5291 (1530/31) The Brabant Affair""; ""[17] 5292 (1531/32) The Regensburg Diet of 1532 and the Solomon Molcho Affair""; ""[18] 5293 (1532/33) The Silesia Libel""
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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Subject Joseph ben Gershon, of Rosheim, approximately 1478-1554.
Christianity and other religions -- Judaism.
Jews -- Germany -- History -- 16th century.
Judaism -- Relations -- Christianity.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Fraenkel-Goldschmidt, Chava, -1995.
Shear, Adam.
ISBN 9004153497
9047410807 (electronic bk.)
9789004153493
9789047410805 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Works. Selections. English. 2006