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Mandarins, Jews, andmissionaries

Pollak, Michael

Mandarins, Jews, andmissionaries

the Jewish experience in the Chinese Empire

by Pollak, Michael

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Published by Jewish Publication Society of America in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jews in China -- History.,
  • Missions -- China.,
  • China -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMichael Pollak.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS135.C5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 436 p. :
    Number of Pages436
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22301679M
    ISBN 100827601204

    Dec 14,  · PDF Mandarins Jews And Missionaries: Jewish Experience In The Chinese Empire Read Online. Hrodulf. Jewish Philanthropists Create a Prize for Christian Missionaries. RisingHealth. [Read Book] The Hungry Missionary: Quick and Easy Recipes to Keep Missionaries Healthy Happy. Carline. Four synagogues functioned in Harbin until Many Jews left Manchuria before the outbreak of World War II, emigrating to the U.S., Australia, Brazil, and other countries. During , Harbin was under Soviet occupation. Jewish community leaders were then arrested and sent to the Soviet interior.

    Kaifeng Jews. The Kaifeng Jews are members of a small Jewish community in Kaifeng, in the Henan province of China, who had largely assimilated into Chinese society due to centuries of cultural suppression and intermarriage, while preserving some Jewish traditions and thuoctrigiatruyenbaphuong.com: ~1, Sep 07,  · For a number of years in the late s, Michael Pollak had been tirelessly and thoroughly tracking down leads and references to the Kaifeng Jews, which resulted in the publication of his book, Mandarins, Jews and Missionaries.

    KAIFENG (formerly P'ien-liang), capital of Honan province, central thuoctrigiatruyenbaphuong.com arrived in Kaifeng probably before from India or Persia. They were an ethnic unit of approximately 1, in all. It is believed that their daily language was New Persian and presumably they were experts in the production of cotton fabrics, in dyeing them, or printing patterns on them. The Chinese Jews of Kaifeng: A Millennium of Adaptation and Endurance (Lanham: Lexington Books, ) Jordan Paper, The Theology of the Chinese Jews, – (Waterloo, ON: Wilfrid Laurier University Press, ). Michael Pollak, Mandarins, Jews and Missionaries: The Jewish Experience in the Chinese Empire (; rpt. New York: Weatherhill.


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