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2 April 1279 Blood Libel against the Jews of Northampton leads to murder of 300 Jews in London #otdimjh

“The most respectable Jews of London crucified a child on April 2nd” reports Florent de Worcester (Chron. 222), but it is difficult to find the basis either for the event or the report. The historian Graetz notes: “The enemies of … Continue reading

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