Spain_before_the_conquest_of_Mexico

Estimatesofthe numberofjewsbanishedgenerallyrangefrom

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Unformatted text preview: ted the Muslim forces in Spain They expelled the Jews from Spain Ordered, on pain of death, to leave within four months, the Jews were permitted to take their personal belongings, except for gold, silver, coined money, or jewels. Estimates of the number of Jews banished generally range from about 165,000 to 400,000. An estimated 50,000 Jews chose baptism to avoid expulsion. Limitations Limitations Under Isabella and Ferdinand: There was an increase in land monopoly There were chronic food shortages Anti­Semitism was r...
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