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The Resource To the end of the earth : a history of the crypto-Jews of New Mexico, Stanley M. Hordes, (electronic resource)

To the end of the earth : a history of the crypto-Jews of New Mexico, Stanley M. Hordes, (electronic resource)

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To the end of the earth : a history of the crypto-Jews of New Mexico
Title
To the end of the earth
Title remainder
a history of the crypto-Jews of New Mexico
Statement of responsibility
Stanley M. Hordes
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Stanley M. Hordes explores the remarkable story of crypto-Jews and the tenuous preservation of Jewish rituals and traditions in Mexico and New Mexico over the past five hundred years. He follows the crypto-Jews from their origins in medieval Spain and Portugal to their efforts to escape persecution by migrating to the New World and settling in the far reaches of the northern Mexican frontier. Drawing on individual biographies, family histories, Inquisition records, letters, and other primary sources, Hordes provides a richly detailed account of the economic, social, and religious lives of cryp
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Hordes, Stanley M
Dewey number
978.9/004924
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Jews
  • Marranos
  • Sephardim
  • Marranos
  • Jews
  • Jews
  • New Mexico
Label
To the end of the earth : a history of the crypto-Jews of New Mexico, Stanley M. Hordes, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-329) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Foreword; Preface; Introduction; 1. The Origins of Crypto-Judaism on the Iberian Peninsula, 200 B.C.E.-1492; 2. The Crypto-Jewish Experience in New Spain, 1521-1649; 3. The Origins of the First Crypto-Jewish Settlement in New Mexico: Luis de Carvajal and the Failed Colony of Gaspar Castano de Sosa, 1579-1591; 4. Juan de Onate and the Participation of Crypto-Jews in the First Permanent Colony in New Msico, 1595-1607; 5. Franciscans, the Inquisition, and Secret Judaism in New Mexico, 1610-1680; 6. The Role of Crypto-Jews in the Life of the New Mexico Colony, 1680-1846
Control code
ocm62124339
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 348 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231503181
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)62124339
Label
To the end of the earth : a history of the crypto-Jews of New Mexico, Stanley M. Hordes, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-329) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Foreword; Preface; Introduction; 1. The Origins of Crypto-Judaism on the Iberian Peninsula, 200 B.C.E.-1492; 2. The Crypto-Jewish Experience in New Spain, 1521-1649; 3. The Origins of the First Crypto-Jewish Settlement in New Mexico: Luis de Carvajal and the Failed Colony of Gaspar Castano de Sosa, 1579-1591; 4. Juan de Onate and the Participation of Crypto-Jews in the First Permanent Colony in New Msico, 1595-1607; 5. Franciscans, the Inquisition, and Secret Judaism in New Mexico, 1610-1680; 6. The Role of Crypto-Jews in the Life of the New Mexico Colony, 1680-1846
Control code
ocm62124339
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 348 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231503181
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)62124339

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