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Author Vance, Sharon, 1963-

Title The martyrdom of a Moroccan Jewish saint / by Sharon Vance
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2011


Description 1 online resource (viii, 239 pages) : illustrations
Series Brill's series in Jewish studies ; v. 44
Brill's series in Jewish studies ; v. 44.
Contents The many lives of Sol Hatchuel -- The limits of protection : the execution in historical context -- The tale of the martyred maiden -- 'As an ewe before her shearers' : the Hebrew elegies -- The fallen gazelle -- The sacrificed lovers : Sol's story in the Judeo-Spanish newspaper La Epoka
Summary The martyrdom of a young Jewish girl from Tangier in 1834 sparked a literary response that continues today. This book translates and analyzes printed and manuscript versions of her story in Hebrew, Judeo-Arabic, Judeo-Spanish, Spanish and French written in the first century after her death
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-232) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Hatchuel, Sol, 1817-1834.
Hatchuel, Sol, 1817-1834.
Jewish martyrs -- Morocco -- Historiography
Zaddikot -- Morocco -- Historiography
Jews -- Morocco -- History -- 19th century
Jewish-Arab relations.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Anthropology -- Cultural.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Discrimination & Race Relations.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Minority Studies.
Ethnic relations -- Historiography.
Jewish-Arab relations.
Morocco -- Ethnic relations -- Historiography
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9789004207165