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Salonica, City of Ghosts

Christians, Muslims and Jews 1430-1950

Salonica, City of Ghosts( )
Author: Mazower, Mark
ISBN:978-1-299-00147-3
Publication Date:Jan 2007
Publisher:Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Imprint:Vintage
Book Format:Ebook
List Price:USD $54.00
Book Description:

Salonica, located in northern Greece, was long a fascinating crossroads metropolis of different religions and ethnicities, where Egyptian merchants, Spanish Jews, Orthodox Greeks, Sufi dervishes, and Albanian brigands all rubbed shoulders. Tensions sometimes flared, but tolerance largely prevailed until the twentieth century when the Greek army marched in, Muslims were forced out, and the Nazis deported and killed the Jews. As the acclaimed historian Mark Mazower follows the city's...
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Detailed Subjects: History / Europe / Greece
Author Biography
Mazower, Mark (Author)
Mark Mazower is a professor of history at Princeton University and has recently been appointed professor of history at Birkbeck College, London. He is the author of several books, most recently Dark Continent: Europe's Twentieth Century.

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