Some may know Bodrum as a pleasant vacation spot in Southwestern Turkey. Few, however, would know this town as thehome of a small but influential Jewish community that thrived until the mid 20th century. In this book, artist and researcher C. M. Kösemenuses historic sources and interviews to flesh out the first comprehensive overview of this little-known Sephardic community. Here you willfind compelling stories and poignant memories; of ancient Jewish settlements in the remote corners of the Bodrum peninsula; of pleasantfamily relations between Turks and Jews; of wartime hardships and near-escapes; of people like Janet Akyüz Mattei, who went on to becomeone of the world's greatest astrophysicists; of Abraham Galante the historian; and more Illustrated with detailed black-and-whitephotographs and annotated with footnotes that explain local nuances, this book also contains a touristic itinerary of Judaic sites in the vicinityof Bodrum.

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9786057884176
Boyut
13.50x21.00
Sayfa Sayısı
195
Basım Yeri
İstanbul
Basım Tarihi
2019-05
Kapak Türü
Ciltsiz
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1. Hamur
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