The Jews of Yugoslavia: A Quest...

This work is a pioneer study of a little-known part of the modern Jewish world that is at once unique and a microcosm of European Jewry as a whole. The story of the Jews of Yugoslavia can be seen as a quest for community, to forge a unity of communal purpose and endeavor.

C O N T E N T SList of Tables ix Preface xi Introduction 3 PART ONE: The Setting: Meeting of East and West 1 Sarajevo: City of Four Faiths 11 2 Belgrade: The Serbian Capital 26 3 Zagreb: Croatian Citadel 41 4 Between Two World Wars 55 PART TWO: The Jewish Community 5 Local Structure 71 6 National Institutions 97 7 Social and Cultural Organizations 115 PART THREE: The State and the Jews 8 Crisis of Identity 139 9 The Pressures of Politics 171 Epilogue: The Surviving Remnant 190 Appendix 1. Tables 213 Appendix 2. Minorities Treaty, 1919 225 Appendix 3. Constitution of the Kingdom of the Serbs, Croats, and Slovenes, 1921 ( Excerpts) 230 Appendix 4. Law on the Religious Community of Jews in the Kingdom of Yugoslavia, 1929 232 Appendix 5. Anti- Jewish Legislation, October 1940 239 Abbreviations 245 Bibliography 249 Notes 271 Index 311 Maps follow p. 8 Illustrations follow  pp. 60  and 142  C h a p t e r Home  | T O C  | I n d e x For use on stand- alone, non- institutional computers only. To purchase Scholar PDF version with advanced functionality, go to www. publishersrow. com

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FRONT MATTERTitle PageCopyright PageDedication PageContentsTablesPrefaceIntroductionPART ONE: The Setting: Meeting of East and West1 Sarajevo: City of Four Faiths2 Belgrade: The Serbian Capital3 Zagreb: Croatian Citadel 4 Between Two World WarsPART TWO: The Jewish Community5 Local Structure 6 National Institutions7 Social and Cultural OrganizationsPART THREE: The State and the Jews8 Crisis of Identity9 The Pressures of PoliticsEpilogue: The Surviving RemnantAppendixesAppendix 1. TablesAppendix 2. Minorities Treaty, 1919Appendix 3. Constitution of the Kingdom of the Serbs, Croats, and Slovenes, 1921 (Excerpts)Appendix 4. Law on the Religious Community of Jews in the Kingdom of Yugoslavia, 1929Appendix 5. Anti-Jewish Legislation, October 1940Abbreviations, Bibliography, Notes, and IndexAbbreviationsBibliographyNotesIndex
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