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ŽIDOVI U MOSTARU (Prilog istini i jasnoći)
JEWS IN MOSTAR (Contribution to truth and clearness)

Author(s): Božo Goluža
Subject(s): Jewish studies
Published by: Filozofski fakultet Sveučilišta u Mostaru
Keywords: Jew; Mostar; camp; partisan; ustasha.

Summary/Abstract: The article gives a short overview of the Jewish presence in Mostar from the middle of the 19th century till today. The quintessence of this topic is suffering of Jews in the Independent State of Croatia in this area. The article warns of many flat assessments of different authors who have been writing about this topic. This text brings different lists of Jews which reveal a real presence of this national and religious community in Mostar and its suffering in the hard times of the Second World War. Therefore this text has a pretension to correct past incorrect lists of Jews in Mostar.

  • Issue Year: 2006
  • Issue No: 1
  • Page Range: 226-244
  • Page Count: 19
  • Language: Croatian