Modern Jewish History Midterm Study Guide (dragged)

A simply put life was hard for jews in iberian

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Unformatted text preview: land and America? a. Simply put, life was hard for Jews in Iberian Peninsula b. When the Christians conquered Muslim Spain, Jewry declined i. Jews required to live in ghettos ii. Inquisition iii. Jews told to convert, and many mass conversions took place c. Jews confused about whether to openly embrace Christianity as their new identity or secretly practice Judaism...
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