This ground-breaking documentary history contains over 150
primary sources originally written in 15 languages by or about
Sephardi Jews—descendants of Jews who fled medieval Spain and
Portugal settling in the western portions of the Ottoman Empire,
including the Balkans, Anatolia, and Palestine. Reflecting
Sephardi history in all its diversity, from the courtyard to the
courthouse, spheres intimate, political, commercial, familial,... more...