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Seafaring and the Jews

by Nadav Kashtan

  • 112 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Routledge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jewish studies,
  • Maritime history,
  • Seafaring life,
  • Jewish sailors,
  • Social Science,
  • Transportation,
  • Sociology,
  • General,
  • History / Jewish,
  • History,
  • Ethnic Studies - General,
  • Navigation,
  • Palestine

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages120
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7800321M
    ISBN 100714651400
    ISBN 109780714651408

      The Jews “managed to set up shop and become a community there,” displaying “strength, courage and resilience,” he said. “The Chinese made the Jews feel welcome.   Danish culture has been seafaring since Viking times, so there were plenty of fishing boats and other vessels to spirit Jews toward Sweden. But Danish fishermen feared losing their livelihoods and.

      As Francesca Trivellato shows in her extraordinary book, The Promise and Peril of Credit: What a Forgotten Legend about Jews and Finance Tells Us about the Making of . In the Biblical census of the Book of Numbers, the tribe of Dan is portrayed as the second largest Israelite tribe (after Judah). Some textual scholars regard the census as being from the Priestly Source, dating it to around the 7th century BC, and more likely to reflect the biases of its authors. In the Blessing of Moses, which some textual scholars regard as dating from only slightly earlier.

    Non-fiction seafaring history books Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book. In , Patai was awarded the National Jewish Book Award in the Jewish History category for The Myth of the Jewish Race Personal life [ edit ] Patai married Naomi Tolkowsky, whose family had moved to what was then Palestine in the early twentieth century; they had two daughters, Jennifer (born ) and Daphne (born ).


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Seafaring and the Jews by Nadav Kashtan Download PDF EPUB FB2

This collection studies Jewish involvement in seafaring from Biblical, through Greco-Roman, Medieval and Early Modern periods to the present. This broad historical perspective allows a closer look at various attitudes of Jews to maritime activities, especially as shipowners and traders in the Mediterranean regions.

Read more Read less. 1st Edition Published on J by Routledge This collection studies Jewish involvement in seafaring from Biblical, through Greco-Roman, Medieval and Ear Seafaring and the Jews - 1st Edition - Nadav Kashtan - Routledge Book.

This collection studies Seafaring and the Jews book involvement in seafaring from Biblical, through Greco-Roman, Medieval and Early Modern periods to the present. This broad historical perspective allows a closer look at various attitudes of Jews to maritime activities, especially as shipowners and traders in Brand: Taylor And Francis.

This collection studies Jewish involvement in seafaring from Biblical, through Greco-Roman, Medieval and Early Modern periods to the present. Seafaring and the Jews. Kashtan. Here the late Raphael Patai () recreates the fascinating world of Jewish seafaring from Noah's voyage through the Diaspora of late antiquity.

In a work of pioneering scholarship, Patai weaves together Biblical stories, Talmudic lore, and Midrash literature to bring alive the world of these ancient : Raphael Patai. Jewish Seafaring and the Book of Mormon John A. Tvedtnes FARMS Review of Books 10/2 (): – (print), (online) Review of The Children of Noah: Jewish Seafaring in Ancient Times (), by Raphael Patai.

Title Author(s) Reference ISSN Abstract. Review of The Children of Noah: Jewish Seafaring in Ancient Times (), by Raphael Patai BYU ScholarsArchive Citation Tvedtnes, John A.

() "Jewish Seafaring and the Book of Mormon," Review of Books on the Book of Mormon – Vol. 2, Article Synopsis This collection studies Jewish involvement in seafaring from Biblical, through Greco-Roman, Medieval and Early Modern periods to the present. This broad historical perspective allows a closer look at various attitudes of Jews to maritime activities, especially as shipowners and traders in the Mediterranean : Hardcover.

Here the late Raphael Patai () recreates the fascinating world of Jewish seafaring from Noah's voyage through the Diaspora of late antiquity.

In a work of pioneering scholarship, Patai. In fact, it was this secondary role of the sea in ancient Jewish life and writing that enabled the author to produce a conclusive book on this wide topic.

Chapter one (pp. ) discusses the Ark of Noah and its reflection in Talmudic literature. Chapter two (pp. ) describes seafaring in the Bible. Jewish Books: 18 Essential Texts Every Jew Should Read.

Jews are known as the "People of the Book" for good reason. The Torah, otherwise known as the Hebrew Bible, has inspired debate and sparked imaginations for thousands of years, and the Talmud is itself an imaginative compendium of Jewish legal debate.

Throughout the centuries, reflections. /s/ - 7k. Boats (11 Occurrences) I. The Hebrews and the Sea. The Hebrews were a pastoral and agricultural people, and had no inducements to follow a seafaring life. /b/ - 40k. Ships (46 Occurrences) I. The Hebrews and the Sea. The Hebrews were a pastoral and agricultural people, and had no inducements to follow a.

The late Raphael Patai has written an interesting book on an unexpected subject - the seafaring of ancient Israelites and medieval Jews. The semi-nomadic tribes of Israel appear to have settled in the southern Levant highlands in the twelth or thirteenth century BC, while the coasts were controlled by Canaanites, Phoenicians and Philistines.

The Children of Noah book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Here the late Raphael Patai () recreates the fascinating wor 4/5(1). The book explains why Jews have tended to be disproportionately successful in capitalist societies, but also why Jews have numbered among the fiercest anticapitalists and Communists.

The book shows how the ancient idea that money was unproductive led from the stigmatization of usury and the Jews to the stigmatization of finance and, ultimately.

The Sea Peoples are a purported seafaring confederation that attacked ancient Egypt and other regions of the East Mediterranean prior to and during the Late Bronze Age collapse (– BCE). Following the creation of the concept in the nineteenth century, it became one of the most famous chapters of Egyptian history, given its connection with, in the words of Wilhelm Max Müller: "the most.

6 7 the jewish book: views & questions adam shear the modern and contemporary period (Shandler)—all three essays focus on questions of authorship, publication, dissemination, and readership.9 While none of the authors here invokes this model or adheres strictly to.

The significance of the Kinneret seafaring vis-à-vis the inception of Christianity is obvious. Less well known, yet no less compelling, are the reasons that make first-century A.D.

seafaring on the Kinneret of particular interest to Jewish history. In A.D. 66, the Jews revolted against their Roman overlords in what is termed the Jewish War. Seafaring (2 Occurrences) Noah Webster's Dictionary (a.) Following the business of a mariner; as, a seafaring man. Multi-Version Concordance Seafaring (2 Occurrences).

/s/ - 7k. Sea-faring (1 Occurrence) ing, -force. R. Patai, Jewish Seafaring in Ancient Times (Jerusalem, ) [in Hebrew]; Y. Karmon, 'Geographical Aspects in the History of the Coastal Plain of Israel', Israel Exploration Journal, 6 (), pp.The Jewish people have a long seafaring tradition.

The Bible specifically mentions Solomon's fleet at Etzion Gever (Eilat), from where ships jointly manned by Hebrews and their Phoenician cousins. 1. Raphael Patai, The Children of Noah: Jewish Seafaring in Ancient Times (Princeton: Princeton University Press, ), 2.

Patai, The Children of Noah, 3. Patai, The Children of Noah, Patai refers readers to Latter-day Saint scholar John M. Lundquist’s appendix “Biblical Seafaring and the Book of Mormon,” –, for a fuller treatment of the Book of Mormon’s depiction.