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The Resource Johannes Reuchlin and the campaign to destroy Jewish books, David H. Price

Johannes Reuchlin and the campaign to destroy Jewish books, David H. Price

Label
Johannes Reuchlin and the campaign to destroy Jewish books
Title
Johannes Reuchlin and the campaign to destroy Jewish books
Statement of responsibility
David H. Price
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Throughout the early 16th century Germany, attempts were made to confiscate and destroy Jewish books in order to end the practice of Judaism throughout the empire. Johannes Reuchlin wrote a passionate defense of Jewish writings and legal rights in 1510. Here is a study of Reuchlin's writings and their impact on Jewish-Christian relations
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1957-
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Price, David
Dewey number
261.2/609031
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Reuchlin, Johann
  • Judaism
  • Christianity and other religions
  • Jewish literature
  • Humanism
  • Scholasticism
Label
Johannes Reuchlin and the campaign to destroy Jewish books, David H. Price
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 305-333) and index
Contents
Impermissibly favorable to Jews? -- Humanist origins -- Humanism at court -- Discovery of Hebrew -- Johannes Pfefferkorn and the campaign against Jews -- Who saved the Jewish books? -- Inquisition -- Trial at Rome and the Christian debates -- The Luther affair -- As if the first martyr of Hebrew letters
Control code
ocn696918834
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 355 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199781164
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)696918834
Label
Johannes Reuchlin and the campaign to destroy Jewish books, David H. Price
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 305-333) and index
Contents
Impermissibly favorable to Jews? -- Humanist origins -- Humanism at court -- Discovery of Hebrew -- Johannes Pfefferkorn and the campaign against Jews -- Who saved the Jewish books? -- Inquisition -- Trial at Rome and the Christian debates -- The Luther affair -- As if the first martyr of Hebrew letters
Control code
ocn696918834
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 355 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199781164
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)696918834

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