Heretics or Daughters of Israel?: The Crypto-Jewish Women of Castile

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Between 1391 and the end of the 15th century, numerous Spanish Jews converted to Christianity, most of them under duress. Before and after 1492, when the Jews were officially expelled from Spain, a significant number of these conversos maintained clandestine ties to Judaism, despite their outward conformity to Catholicism. Through the lens of the Inquisition's own records, this groundbreaking study focuses on the crypto-Jewish women of Castile, demonstrating their central role in the perpetuation of crypto-Jewish society in ...

Heretics or Daughters of Israel?: The Crypto-Jewish Women of Castile 2002, Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN-13: 9780195151671

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Heretics or Daughters of Israel? the Crypto-Jewish Women of Castile 1999, Oxford University Press, USA, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780195095807

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