Lisbon, Portugal; 1506. As thousands of Jews are murdered in the streets during the Inquisition, Berekiah Zarco flees to Constantinople. Years later he returns to avenge the death of his beloved uncle Abraham, a renowned kabbalist. Based on a manuscript discovered in Istanbul. Violence, some strong language, and some explicit descriptions of sex. 1998.
1003 Foreign historical novels = Romans historiques étrangers
11500 General fiction Littérature générale (romans)
12100 Historical fiction Histoire (romans)
1400 MYSTERIES (FICTION) = MYSTÈRES (ROMAN)
14100 Multi-cultural fiction Multiculturalisme (romans)
15000 Mysteries and crime stories Policiers (romans)
2690 Jewish fiction = Romans juifs
2710 Religion (fiction) = Religion (roman)
Jews -- Persecutions -- Portugal -- Lisbon -- History -- 16th century -- Fiction.
Lisbon (Portugal) -- History -- Fiction.