Maurice de Hirsch could acquire vast wealth, but he could never feel at home.
What have the sultans ever done for us?
How a Mameluke decree became international law.
The story of the Circassians of the Galilee.
Imams and rabbis condemned them, but they flourished nonetheless.
The Kaiser’s jihad.
Explaining the mystery of Shabbetai Tsvi.
Polish aristocrats trusted them not to drink up the supplies.
Real consequences for those who live there.
The ongoing struggle to erect a memorial.
With 100,000 photos of 61,022 tombstones.
A city where Jews were once the majority.
Now the spirit of Salonika rests in Israel.
A brief history of one of the world’s oldest diaspora communities.