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Seafaring and the Jews

1st Edition

Edited by Nadav Kashtan

Routledge

120 pages

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Description

This collection studies Jewish involvement in seafaring from Biblical, through Greco-Roman, Medieval and Early Modern periods to the present. This broad historical perspective allows a closer look at various attitudes of Jews to maritime activities, especially as shipowners and traders in the Mediterranean regions.

Table of Contents

Collectively, these volumes constitute an interesting and informative introduction to the phenomenon of Jewish maritime activity in War and Peace.

- Israel Affairs

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HIS022000
HISTORY / Jewish
SOC053000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Regional Studies