Jewish Encyclopedia of Latvia /Description of the project

Jews of Latvia in the WWII

The part of Latvian Jewish encyclopedia “Jews of Latvia in the WWII” was issued in 5 volumes. The authors the edition are young Latvian historians. the goal of the project is to compile and popularize information about the Holocaust and WWII in Latvia. The edition includes following articles:


Jewish Encyclopedia of Latvia

For the more than five years the Jewish Religious Community “Shamir” (Riga, Latvia) has devoted itself to the perpetuation of the memory of Latvian Jewry and the victims of the Holocaust, as well as the advancement of Jewish history and culture in Latvia. The community has ...

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