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The Jewish Story: The Birth Of Ashkenaz

The Jewish Story: The Birth Of Ashkenaz

The origins of Ashkenazi Jewry are bound up with the rise of Christian Europe. As the kingdoms of the Middle Ages began to take shape, teachers like Rashi gave form to a kingdom of the Torah which the Jews could inhabit while living among their neighbors. But the tranquility of the early years was shattered by the horrors of the First Crusade, and Ashkenazi Jewry would never be the same again.

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