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    • The Last Jews of Kerala

    • The Two Thousand Year History of India’s Forgotten Jewish Community
    • By: Edna Fernandes
    • Narrated by: Leslie Bellair
    • Length: 6 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 13
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 13

    When a people die out, can their story survive?Two thousand years ago, trade routes and the fall of Jerusalem took Jewish settlers seeking sanctuary across Europe and Asia. One little-known group settled in Kerala, in tropical southwestern India. Eventually numbering in the thousands, with eight synagogues, they prospered. Some came to possess vast estates and plantations, and many enjoyed economic privilege and political influence.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Good to learn the history, but slow moving story

    • By Jeff A. Goldberg on 02-01-15

    Regular price: $19.95