I knew I was hooked after reading the first few pages.
One travels the long road with a young Jew, who, ever mind full of his Religion must remain constantly on his guard from over zealous Christians.
Remember "The Fugitive" with Harrison Ford, being pursued by a Police Force for a crime he did not commit? Here we have the story of a Young boy on the run from a Nation.
Prior to period of mass expulsion of all Jews from Spain they held a special relationship with the King of Spain & viewed with hostility by the Non-Jews of the common people and the rest, as they say is History.. When the opportunity arose to vent their fury on a race of people...