Category: Before The Deluge (Die Juden in Der Welt)

BEFORE THE DELUGE: THE JEWS OF HUNGARY

As a result of the Treaty of Trianon, Hungary lost a portion of its provinces: Slovakia, Sub-Carpathia, the Maramos-Sziget district, Transylvania, the Banat, Croatia, Slovenia, and the so-called mountain lands which today belong to Czechoslovakia, Romania, Yugoslavia, and Austria. The…

The Jews of Spain (Part I)

It happened thus in the last days of July 1492. Great masses of people forced themselves slowly forth to the sea, to Barcelona, to Seville, to Malaga. The Catholic clergyman Palaccio reports what he saw: “They laid down to rest…