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holocaust of Czech Roma by Ctibor NeДЌas

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Published by Prostor in Prague .
Written in English


  • Lety (Concentration camp),
  • Hodonín (Concentration camp),
  • Auschwitz (Concentration camp),
  • Romanies -- Nazi persecution -- Czech Republic.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons, German.,
  • Romanies -- Czech Republic -- History.,
  • Romanies -- Persecutions -- Czechoslovakia -- 1939-1945.,
  • Czech Republic -- Ethnic relations.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementCtibor Nečas ; translated by Šimon Pellar.
LC ClassificationsD805.C9 N4313 1999
The Physical Object
Pagination213 p., [32] p. of plates :
Number of Pages213
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18897704M
ISBN 108072600230

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