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The survival of the Chinese Jews : the Jewish community of Kaifeng / by Donald Daniel Leslie.

Leiden, Netherlands : Brill, 1972.
ISBN 9004034137, 9789004034136

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Subjects China -- Kaifeng Xian.
Jews -- China -- Kaifeng Xian.
Juifs -- Chine -- K'ai-fong.
Juifs -- Chine -- Kaifeng (Chine) -- Histoire.
Series Tʻoung pao. Monographie ; 10.
Description xiv, 270 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
Copyright Date 1972.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-237) and index.
Contents pt. I. History. The earliest traces of Jews in China ; The beginning of the Kaifeng community ; The first peak, 1421-1512 ; Interlude : Father Ricci and the Jew Ai T'ien ; The second peak, 1642-1723 ; The decline -- part II. Religion. The synagogue ; Ritual and liturgy ; Ethics and theology -- part III. Sociology. Assimilation. Contacts and relations with other groups; Language -- part IV. Inscriptions and manuscripts. Chinese writings of the Kaifeng Jews ; The Chinese-Hebrew memorial book of the dead ; Hebrew manuscripts -- part V. Other sources. Early references to Jews in China ; The Jesuit accounts ; Western reports in the 19th and 20th centuries ; Chinese native sources -- Appendix A : Glossary of Hebrew terms -- Appendix B : Glossary of Chinese terms -- Appendix C : Chronological chart.
Geographic Area China
Network Numbers (OCoLC)578357
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WorldCat Identities Leslie, Donald, 1922-
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