Publisher description for The carriere of Carpentras / Marianne Calmann.
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This full length study provides a comprehensive account of the largest community of Jews to live openly in France until 1789. Depicting an impressive range of social, culutral and political aspects concerning the community, the book evaluates its social life, its relationship with the Papacy
in Rome and the local government, economic activities, and its contacts with Christian neighbors.
Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Jews -- France -- Carpentras -- History.
Carpentras (France) -- Ethnic relations.