The Jews of Kurdistan
Language: en
Pages: 429
Authors: Erich Brauer
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993 - Publisher: Wayne State University Press

The Jews of Kurdistan is a unique historical document in that it presents a picture of Kurdish Jewish life and culture prior to World War II.
The Jews of Kurdistan
Language: en
Pages: 271
Authors: Ora Shwartz-Be'eri, Muzeʼon Yiśraʼel (Jerusalem)
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: UPNE

Kurdish Jews, like so many Jewish populations, carried to Israel their unique, ancient culture and ways of life. Finding, collecting, identifying, and preserving Kurdish artifacts are the means of understanding this remarkable aspect of the Israeli cultural melange. The roots and traditions of Kurdish Jewry have special meaning for second-
The Jews of Iran in the Nineteenth Century
Language: en
Pages: 496
Authors: David Yeroushalmi
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-12-10 - Publisher: BRILL

Dealing with some of the main aspects of general history among the Jews of nineteenth-century Iran, this book provides the reader with over 40 selected archival and published sources. Analyzed and annotated in detail, the sources shed light on the general history, community, culture, and religion among Iran's widely scattered
The Jews of Iran in the Nineteenth Century
Language: en
Pages: 437
Authors: David Yeroushalmi
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: BRILL

Dealing with some of the main aspects of general history among the Jews of nineteenth-century Iran, this book provides the reader with over 40 selected archival and published sources. Analyzed and annotated in detail, the sources shed light on the general history, community, culture, and religion among Iran's widely scattered
Historical Dictionary of the Kurds
Language: en
Pages: 456
Authors: Michael M. Gunter
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-11-04 - Publisher: Scarecrow Press

The second edition of Historical Dictionary of the Kurds greatly expands on the first edition through an updated chronology, an introductory essay, an expanded bibliography, maps, photos, and over 400 cross-referenced dictionary entries on significant persons, places, events, institutions, and aspects of culture, society, economy, and politics.