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Caught in the winds of war

Ivan Ceresnjes

Caught in the winds of war

Jews in the former Yugoslavia

by Ivan Ceresnjes

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Published by Institute of the World Jewish Congress in Jerusalem .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Yugoslavia
    • Subjects:
    • Jews -- Yugoslavia -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Yugoslav War, 1991-1995 -- Jews.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 35).

      StatementIvan Ceresnjes.
      SeriesPolicy study,, no. 17, Policy study (World Jewish Congress. Institute) ;, no. 17.
      ContributionsWorld Jewish Congress. Institute.
      The Physical Object
      Pagination35 p. :
      Number of Pages35
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3779227M
      LC Control Number2003547336
      OCLC/WorldCa43269264

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