Severe ghetto laws led many of the Jews to emigrate.
There are these huge concrete blocks, built where the ghetto used to be.
Should the Western Balkans become a new ghetto inside Europe?
- The ghetto, which had prevailed more or less rigorously for a long period, was not formally prescribed by the papacy until the beginning of the 16th century.
Zangwill has a brilliant sketch of Sabbatai's career in his Dreamers of the Ghetto.