- Ibn Yahia, Gedaliah ben Joseph
- (1515-87)Italian historiographer and talmudist. He was born in Imola and lived in various cities in Italy before settling in Alexandria. His Shalshelet ha-Kabbalah consists of a history of the Jewish people, scientific tractates and a chronicle of events from creation to the 16th century.
Dictionary of Jewish Biography. Dan Cohn-Sherbok.
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