The History of the Jews in Turkey
Now digitized and freely available in open access:
“Histoire des Juifs de Turquie” in 9 volumes by Avram Galanti.
The work compiles all of the Turkish author’s important French-language writings on Jewish life … Read more
Now in our holdings: Tövrat – the first translation of the Torah from Hebrew to Azerbaijani.
The edition by Teymur Sadıqov provides a direct comparison between Azerbaijani and the original in Hebrew.… Read more
This reading primer in the spoken language of the so-called “Mountain Jews” was published in Baku in 1926 as part of a Soviet campaign to alphabetize the nationalities of the USSR … Read more
New as Open Access on MENAdoc: 3 books on developments in the MENA region published in 1915 give an insight into the German perspective during the First World War.
- Die Toleranz des Islam (The tolerance of Islam)
- Die jüdischen
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The Center for the Studies of Manuscripts at Hamburg University is hosting a conference on ‘Manuscripts East and West – Towards Comparative and General Codicology‘ from 17-19 October 2017. You can find the full programme here.… Read more
The Friedrich-Alexander Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg is hosting a conference on ‘Faith and Truth in Judaism, Christianity and Islam‘ from 27-29 September 2017. You can find the full programme here.… Read more
The Association Essaouira Mogador is hosting a conference on ‘Islam and Modernity‘ on 14 September 2017. The Programme is available here.… Read more