By Steven Bowman

The pain of Greek Jews tells the tale of recent Greek Jewry because it got here below the keep watch over of the dominion of Greece through the 19th and 20th centuries. specifically, it bargains with the vicissitudes of these Jews who held Greek citizenship through the interwar and wartime sessions. person chapters handle the participation of Greek and Palestinian Jews within the 1941 scuffling with with Italy and Germany, the jobs of Jews within the Greek Resistance, relief, and rescue makes an attempt, and the issues confronted by means of Jews who lower back from the camps and the mountains within the aftermath of the German retreat. Bowman specializes in the destiny of 1 minority workforce of Greek voters in the course of the battle and explores numerous points of its kinfolk with the conquerors, the conquered, and anxious bystanders. His ebook includes new archival fabric and interviews with survivors. It supersedes a lot of the final literature with reference to Greek Jewry.

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