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Rue des Juifs

Infos pratiques

Type de lieu : Street

Rue des Juifs

Description historique


The Jewish presence in Blois seems to date from the end of the 10th century. But the city was infamous for the first anti-Semitic charge of ritual murder in 1171. About 40 Jews lived there then. Isaac Ben Eleazar was accused of having thrown a child in the Loire. ... Read more