Section Jewish History : 24JEWISH ALERTS large selection in each section

Origins of Polish Jewry This Week in Jewish History Dr. Henry Abramson

 03.12.2013

This week marks the death anniversary of King Boleslaw V (The Chaste) in 1279. Boleslaw followed the tradition of his predecessors in Poland by creating incentives for Jewish settlement in Poland, including the establishment of Magdeburg Recht. Ultimately, these policies proved extremely attractive to Ashkenazi Jews from the Rhineland, making Poland a great center of Jewish civilization by the early modern period.

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25.12.2013

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