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Rue des Juifs in Blois

Infos pratiques

Type de lieu : Street

Rue des Juifs in Blois

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