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Blank pages of the Holocaust [electronic resource] : Gypsies in Yugoslavia during World War II /

by Jevtic, Elizabeta; University., Brigham Young

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After a general overview of the persecution of Gypsies (Roma) during World War II, this thesis focuses on the situation of Gypsies on the territory of Serbia and Croatia. The two republics are chosen because of their unique structures during the years 1941 to 1945. Both republics had puppet regimes set up by Germany; however, Croatia was an ally to Germany and strove to mirror the Third Reich in all its policies. The regime's head, Ante Pavelic, was known as one of the most brutal and merciless men on the territory of Yugoslavia, and with him Croatian paramilitary forces committed great atrocities in concentration camps established in Croatia.
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School:Brigham Young University

School Location:USA - Utah

Source Type:Master's Thesis

Keywords:brigham young university romanies world war 1939 1945

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