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Spanish and Portuguese Jews: Spain & Portugal

Useful materials in Pius XII Memorial Library for research on Spanish and Portuguese Jews.

Spain & Portugal

Alcalá, Ángel, ed.  Judíos. Sefarditas. Conversos. La expulsión de 1492 y sus consecuencias.  Ambito, 1995.  DS 135.S7 J84.1995.

Álvarez Verdes, L. & Alonso Hernández, E.J. Homenaje a Juan Prado: miscelánea de estudios
 bíblicos y hebráicos.
Madrid: Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, Instituto
Benito Arias Montano de Estudios Hebráicos, Sefardíes y Oriente Próximo, 1975.
BS540 .H65

Barugel, Alberto. The Sacrifice of Isaac in Spanish and Sephardic Balladry. New York: P. Lang,
 1990. PQ6090 .B37 1990

Beckwith, Stacy N. Charting Memory: Recalling Medieval Spain. New York: Garland Pub., 2000.
 DP99 .C46 2000

Beinart, Haim, ed.  Moreshet Sepharad=The Sephardi Legacy.  Vol. 2.  Jerusalem: The Magnes Press, Hebrew University, 1992.  DS 135 .S7 M6713 1992.  

Castro, Americo.  Espana en su historia.  2nd ed.  Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1983.  DP 48 C34 1983

España: ¿Laberinto de exilios?  Ed. Sandra Barriales-Bouche. Newark, Delaware: Juan de la Cuesta-Hispanic Monographs, 2005.  PQ7020 .B37 2005

Gerber, Jane S.  The Jews of Spain.  A History of the Sephardic Experience.  New York: The Free Press, 1992.  DS 135 .S7 G47 1992 

Kamen, Henry.  The Spanish Inquisition.  An Historical Revision.  New Haven and London: Yale University Press.  BX 1735 .K312 1998

Le Beau, Bryan F. & Mor, Menachem. Religion in the Age of Exploration: The Case of Spain
 and New Spain.
Omaha, NE: Creighton University Press; Bronx, N.Y.: Fordham
University Press [distributor], 1996. BM354.S7 R45 1996

Maimonides, Moses. Guide for the perplexed: a 15th century Spanish translation by Pedro de Toledo (Ms. 10289, B.N. Madrid). Culver City, Calif.: Labyrinthos, 1989.  BM545 .D3318 1989

Mann, Vivian B. et al. Convivencia: Jews, Muslims, and Christians in Medieval Spain. New York:
    G. Braziller in association with the Jewish Museum, 1992.  DS135.S7 C585 1992

Netanyahu, Benzion.  The Marranos of Spain: From the Late 14th Century to the Early 16th Century.  3rd ed. Ithaca, NY:  Cornell University Press, 1999. BX135 .S7 N39 1999

_____.  The Origins of the Inquisition in Fifteenth Century Spain.  2nd ed. New York: New York Review Books, 2001.  BX 1735 .N48 2001

 Pérez, Joseph.  History of a Tragedy. The Expulsion of the Jews from SpainUrbana, IL: University of Illinois Press, 2007. Trans. Lysa Hockroth. (Available through MOBIUS)

 Sáenz-Badillos, Ángel.  “La poesía hebraico-española en la historia literaria de la España medieval,” Revista de Filología Románica, 14, II (1997): 391-406. 

 Sloan, Dolores J. The Sephardic Jews of Spain and Portugal: Survival of an Imperiled Culture in
       the Fifteenth and Sixteenth Centuries. Jefferson, N.C.: McFarland & Co., 2009.
       DS135.S7 S58 2009

Twomey, Lesley K. & Hooworth-Smwith, Robert. Faith and Fanaticism: Religious Fervour in
 Early Modern Spain.
Aldershot; Brookfield, Vt: Ashgate, 1997.  BL53.5 .F3513 1997

Wexler, Paul. The Non-Jewish Origins of the Sephardic Jews. Albany: State University of New
 York Press, 1996.  DS134 .W48 1996

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