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The Greeks of Venice, 1498-1600 : immigration, settlement and integration / by Ersie C. Burke.

By: Burke, Ersie C [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Cursor mundi (Turnhout, Belgium): v. 24.Publisher: Turnhout, Belgium : Brepols Publishers, [2016]Description: xxvi, 239 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9782503559261; 2503559263.Subject(s): 1500-1599 | Greeks -- Italy -- Venice -- History -- 16th century | Ethnic relations | Greeks | Griechen | Venice (Italy) -- Ethnic relations -- History -- 16th century | Italy -- Venice | VenedigGenre/Form: History.Summary: This volume traces the history of Venice's Greek population during the formative years between 1498 and 1600 when thousands left their homelands for Venice. It describes how Greeks established new communal and social networks, and follows their transition from outsiders to insiders (though not quite Venetians) through an approach that offers a comparative perspective between the 'native' and the immigrant. It places Greeks within the context of multi-cultural, multi-ethnic, and multi-lingual Venice.
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-234) and index.

This volume traces the history of Venice's Greek population during the formative years between 1498 and 1600 when thousands left their homelands for Venice. It describes how Greeks established new communal and social networks, and follows their transition from outsiders to insiders (though not quite Venetians) through an approach that offers a comparative perspective between the 'native' and the immigrant. It places Greeks within the context of multi-cultural, multi-ethnic, and multi-lingual Venice.

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