Abraham's heirs : Jews and Christians in medieval Europe / Leonard B. Glick

Author(s): Glick, Leonard B
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Subjects: Jews--History--70-1789
Judaism--History--Medieval and early modern period, 425-1789
Church history--Middle Ages, 600-1500
Judaism--Relations--Christianity
Christianity and other religions--Judaism
Jews--Legal status, laws, etc.--Europe
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 1st ed
Published: Syracuse, NY : Syracuse University Press, 1999
LC Classification: D, DS
Physical Description: xiv, 323 p. ; 23 cm
Table of Contents: Preface
1. Abraham's Heirs 1
2. The First European Jews 26
3. "They Display Documents": Jewish Life in the Carolingian Empire 41
4. Cultural Counterpoint: Later Ninth and Tenth Centuries 58
5. "To Make a City of My Village": The Pivotal Eleventh Century 77
6. "In Witness to the Oneness": The First Crusade and the Jews of the Rhineland 91
7. Christian Renewal, Jewish Decline: The Twelfth Century 111
8. Encounters and Representations: Jews and Christians in Twelfth-Century Cultural Life 130
9. "The Yoke of Servitude": Late Twelfth and Early Thirteenth Centuries 155
10. "Reveal No Secrets": Maintaining a Culture in a Hostile World 178
11. "Our Property": Jews in Twelfth-and Thirteenth-Century England 204
12. "Odious to God and Men": Persecutions and Expulsions 234
Notes 277
Works Cited 301
Index 313
Notes: LCCN: 98016045
ISBN: 0815627785 (alk. paper)
ISBN: 0815627793 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 301-312) and index
OCLC Number: 38732248
ISBN/ISSN: 0815627785
0815627793