The Origins of the Inquisition in Fifteenth Century Spain by B. Netanyahu

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Bringing to life the tragic history of the Jews and their Christianized descendants in Spain, Professor Netanyahu gives us a new intrepretation of the Spanish Inquisition and the origins of modern anti-Semitism.
 

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Published August 1, 1995 by Random House. 1424 pages
Genres: History, Religion & Spirituality, Travel. Non-fiction

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Netanyahu carefully analyzes the writings of conversos, such as Cardinal Juan de Torquemada (uncle of the notorious Inquisitor General), of their foes, and of allies, such as Alonso de Oropesa, General of the Hieronymite Order.

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