Includes bibliographical references (pages -325) and index.
1. Beginnings: Jewish Settlement in Champagne from the Fifth to the Ninth Century -- 2. The Developing County and the Jews' Place in it: The Tenth Century -- 3. The Growth and Expansion of Community: Jews in Champagne in the Eleventh Century -- 4. From Strength to Strength: Communal Development in the Twelfth Century -- 5. Believers and Infidels: Jews in the Christian World of Twelfth-Century Champagne -- 6. The Jews of Champagne and Thirteenth-Century Politics: France and Champagne Become One -- 7. The Process of Decline: The Changing Social and Economic Status of the Jews of Champagne During the Thirteenth Century.