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Dora Guennes lives in Lisbon, has two cats and two daughters. Studied Literature, Library Science and other things. Did many different jobs.Loves words. Loves stories and History. Doesn't like pop music that much. Writes during her work hours, but don't tell that to anyone.
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The expulsion of the Jews in 1496

Dora Guennes explores the first brain drain from Portugal. On December 5, 1496, King Manuel I signed the decree that expelled most of the Jews from Portugal. The resulting legal act – The Expulsion of the Jews and Moors from the Kingdom of Portugal – marked the diaspora of the Sephardi Jews, a community of […]

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