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The Maternal Genetic Lineages of Ashkenazic Jews

Kevin Alan Brook

This comprehensive and up-to-date guide to the genetic origins of Ashkenazic Jews focuses on their 129 maternal haplogroups and their connections to the Middle East, North Africa, Europe, and East Asia. It definitively shows that all Ashkenazim descend both from the ancient Israelites and from converts to Judaism.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Academic Studies Press
  • Publish Date: Oct 25th, 2022
  • Pages: 222
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.00in - 6.00in - 0.47in - 0.67lb
  • EAN: 9781644699843
  • Categories: Jewish - GeneralLife Sciences - Genetics & GenomicsJewish Studies

About the Author

Kevin Alan Brook led the study "The Genetics of Crimean Karaites" in the Summer 2014 issue of Karadeniz Araştırmaları and worked as a genetic genealogy researcher specializing in Sephardic Jewish DNA. He is also the author of the book The Jews of Khazaria and many other works on Jewish history.