Jewish Autonomy in a Slave Society

Jewish Autonomy in a Slave Society

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A fascinating portrait of Jewish life in Suriname from the 17th to 19th centuries

Jewish Autonomy in a Slave Society explores the political and social history of the Jews of Suriname, a Dutch colony on the South American mainland just north of Brazil. Suriname was home to the most privileged Jewish community in the Americas where Jews, most of Iberian origin, enjoyed religious liberty, were judged by their own tribunal, could enter any trade, owned plantations and… (more)


Book Details  


Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press (June 05, 2020)

Collection: The Early Modern Americas

Format: EPUB

Page count: 392 pages

File size: 4 MB

Protection: Watermark

Language: English


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