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Author Marks, Kenneth, author.

Title The archaeology of Anglo-Jewry in England and Wales 1656-c.1880 / Kenneth Marks.

Publication Info. Oxford : Archaeopress, [2014]

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Description 1 online resource : illustrations (black and white, and colour)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary 'The Archaeology of Anglo-Jewry in England and Wales 1656-c.1880' is a comprehensive study of the urban topography of Anglo-Jewry in the period before the mass immigration of 1881. The book brings together the evidence for the physical presence of at least 80% of the Jewish community. London and 35 provincial cities and towns are discussed.
Audience Specialized.
Note Available through Archaeopress Digital Subscription Service.
Contents Introduction; Brief Summary of Anglo-Jewish History c.1066-c.1880; Research Aims and Methodology; Living Communities: Synagogues, street and place names with Jewish connections, mikva'ot (ritual baths), material culture and artefacts; Communities in Death (Cemeteries); A Comparative Approach to Jewish UrbanTopography; Conclusion; Glossary, Bibliography and Sources; Glossary; Bibliography and Sources; Gazetteer.
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Subject Jews -- England -- History.
Jews -- Wales -- History.
Jews -- England -- Social conditions.
Jews -- Wales -- Social conditions.
Jews -- England -- Antiquities.
Jews -- Wales -- Antiquities.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Archaeology.
Jews -- Antiquities.
Jews -- Social conditions.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Archaeopress, publisher.
Other Form: Print version: 9781905739769
ISBN 1905739915
9781905739912 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. 9781905739912