The Resource Emissaries from the Holy Land : the Sephardic diaspora and the practice of pan-Judaism in the eighteenth century, Matthias B. Lehmann

Emissaries from the Holy Land : the Sephardic diaspora and the practice of pan-Judaism in the eighteenth century, Matthias B. Lehmann

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Emissaries from the Holy Land : the Sephardic diaspora and the practice of pan-Judaism in the eighteenth century
Title
Emissaries from the Holy Land
Title remainder
the Sephardic diaspora and the practice of pan-Judaism in the eighteenth century
Statement of responsibility
Matthias B. Lehmann
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
For Jews in every corner of the world, the Holy Land has always been central. But that conviction was put to the test in the eighteenth century when Jewish leaders in Palestine and their allies in Istanbul sent rabbinic emissaries on global fundraising missions. From the shores of the Mediterranean to the port cities of the Atlantic seaboard, from the Caribbean to India, these emmissaries solicited donations for the impoverished of Israel's homeland. Emissaries from the Holy Land explores how this eighteenth century philanthropic network was organized and how relations of trust and solidarity w
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Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
909/.0492407
Index
index present
LC call number
DS134
LC item number
.L44 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Stanford studies in Jewish history and culture
Label
Emissaries from the Holy Land : the Sephardic diaspora and the practice of pan-Judaism in the eighteenth century, Matthias B. Lehmann
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Network of beneficence : Istanbul, Jerusalem, and the philanthropic network -- Agents of philanthropy : emissaries from the Holy Land and the communities of the diaspora -- Ideological foundations -- Solidarity contested : ethnic division and the quest for unity -- End of an era : the transformation of the philanthropic network in the nineteenth century -- Epilogue : pan-Judaism
Control code
ocn889813160
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780804792462
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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not applicable
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.b32766403
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)889813160
  • pebcs0804792461

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