The Conversion of Herman the Jew–Now Available

The Conversion of Herman the Jew: Autobiography, History, and Fiction in the Twelfth Century

Jean-Claude Schmitt. Translated by Alex J. Novikoff

312 pages | 6 x 9 | 9 illus.

Cloth 2010 | ISBN 978-0-8122-4254-6 | $59.95 | £39.00

A volume in the Middle Ages Series

The Conversion of Herman the JewJean-Claude Schmitt examines a unique and controversial conversion narrative to explore its meaning within the society and culture of its period as well as what it has to tell us about the way historians think and write.

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