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Episode Two: Among Believers

  • Aired: 03/25/2014
  • 53:46
  • Rating: NR
Simon Schama’s epic series continues with the story of medieval Jews struggling to preserve their identity — and sometimes their lives — under the rule of Christianity and Islam. Whether labeled “Christ-killers” by the Christians or “dhimmi” (non-Muslim citizens of an Islamic community) by the Muslims, diaspora Jews built new lives and invented new ways of being Jewish in exile.
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Medieval Jews struggle to preserve their identity under Christian and Islamic rule.
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