❮Download❯ ➾ Jews in Old China: Studies by Chinese Scholars ➼ Author Sidney Shapiro – Buyprobolan50.co.uk The accidental discovery in the 17th century of a Jewish community in the city of Kaifeng and the findings there by Jesuit missionaries marked the beginning of widespread interest in the subject of Je Old China: PDF/EPUB é The accidental discovery in the th century of a Jewish community in the city of Kaifeng and the findings there by Jesuit missionaries marked the beginning of widespread interest in the subject in Old China: Studies by Kindle - of Jews in China In the centuries that followed Western Sinologists arrived in China and engaged in a variety of investigations In the fs however Sidney Shapiro a former New Jews in PDF/EPUB or York lawyer who has lived half a century in Beijing felt that there was a crying need to learn what the Chinese scholars themselves have to say about the history of Jews in China With that in mind he compiled the remarkable fruits of research conducted by Chinese social scientists and edited and translated them into English Jews in Old China was originally in Old China: PDF/EPUB å published by Hippocrene books in with considerable success It was then translated into Hebrew and published in Israel in This newly expanded edition offers a rich exposition according to the Chinese investigations on the origins of these Jewish migrants when and why they came the routes they followed where they settled and descriptions of their religious and social lives under the in Old China: Studies by Kindle - Hans the Mongols and the Manchus This book provides a wealth of information about the conflicts contributions adaptation and ultimate assimilation of the Jews in China It also introduces from the Chinese perspective the Radanites the great medieval Jewish mercantile traders who provided an important link between China and the West.
- 240 pages
- Jews in Old China: Studies by Chinese Scholars
- Sidney Shapiro
- 10 March 2016 Sidney Shapiro