How is Shylock Presented in the Merchant Of Venice
This essay is from the Merchant of Venice. Shylock is a Jew, a member of a race feared and despised by the Elizabethans for a reason that is complex and historical, and only partially religious. The Jews were hated for their blibical role in the crucifixion of Jesus and European countries from the twelfth century. This essay provides a complex look into the character Shylock in the "Merchant of Venice".