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Jews And Judaism In Italy - Sephardi Jews
... rule, considerable numbers of Sephardi Jews came to live in Southern Italy ... Following the expulsion of the Jews from Spain in 1492, from Portugal in 1495 and from the Kingdom of Naples in 1533, many moved to central and northern Italy ... commercial advantages offered by the presence of educated Spanish-speaking Jews, especially for the Turkey trade ...
Spanish And Portuguese Jews - History - In Germany and Northern Europe
... There were Portuguese Jews living in Hamburg as early as the 1590s ... From the 18th century on, the Portuguese Jews were increasingly outnumbered by "German Jews" (Ashkenazim) ... A small branch of the Portuguese community was located in Altona, with a congregation known as Neweh Schalom ...
Popular Siddurim - Sephardic - Spanish and Portuguese Jews
... of Kabbalistic elements) Book of Prayer According to the Custom of the Spanish and Portuguese Jews David de Sola Pool, New York Union of Sephardic Congregations, 1979 Book of Prayer of the Spanish and ...

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    No doubt Jews are most obnoxious creatures. Any competent historian or psychoanalyst can bring a mass of incontrovertible evidence to prove that it would have been better for the world if the Jews had never existed. But I, as an Irishman, can, with patriotic relish, demonstrate the same of the English. Also of the Irish.... We all live in glass houses. Is it wise to throw stones at the Jews? Is it wise to throw stones at all?
    George Bernard Shaw (1856–1950)