The New Christians of Spanish Naples 1528-1671

Author(s): 
Mazur, Peter
ISBN: 
9781137295149
Date published: 
April 2013
Hardback
Price: 
£50.00

This study reveals the more complex reality of Early Modern Naples than what has commonly been represented, in which royal representatives in the city came to depend on the assistance of a series of merchants, financiers, and bureaucrats who shared a common identity as conversos, descendants of converted Jews.