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The Birth Of A Terrible Myth

Sarah Lipton | New York Review Of Books | 11th June 201i9

The conflation of Judaism with wealth and greed began in the Middle Ages. Until the eleventh century anti-Jewish polemics had “little to say about the Jews’ economic activities”. But then the rise of a prosperous urban bourgeoisie began altering the landscape of Christe…

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