The Balkan Wars and the Jews

American Jewish Committee (AJC), Jewish Publication Society (JPS), 1914

This document describes the effects of the Balkan Wars of 1913 - 1914 on the estimated 120,000 Jews living in the territory at the time. Though Jews did not suffer with the same magnitude as Turkish Muslims, the report explains, Jews did suffer atrocities and horrors of war in Turkey, "Servia" (Serbia), Bulgaria and Greece. The report also describes the efforts of Jewish organizations to send relief funds, and the effects of the war's resolution on Jewish socioeconomic status and political / civil rights in the countries involved.

Topic: Socioeconomic Status, International Relations, War, Poverty, Disaster Management, International Relief/Aid, Emergency Management, Refugees

Name of Publication: American Jewish Year Book

Volume/Issue: Vol. 15

Page Number(s): 188-206

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Genre: Article

Coverage: Bulgaria , Europe , Greece , Montenegro , Romania , Serbia , The Balkans , Turkey

Language: English

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The Balkan Wars and the Jews. American Jewish Year Book. American Jewish Committee (AJC),Jewish Publication Society (JPS). 1914: 188-206.


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