The Holocaust in Croatia
Authors: Ivo Goldstein and Slavko Goldstein
The Holocaust in Croatia recounts the history of the Croatian Jewish community during World War II, with a focus on the city of Zagreb. Ivo and Slavko Goldstein have grounded their study on extensive research in recently opened archives, additionally aided by the memories of survivors to supplement and enrich the interpretation of documents. The authors’ accessible narrative, here available in English for the first time, has been praised for its objectivity (including rare humane acts by those who helped to save Jews) and is complemented by a large bibliography offering an outstanding referential source to archival materials. As such, The Holocaust in Croatia stands as the definitive account of the Jews in Croatia—leading up to and including the criminal acts perpetrated by the pro-Nazi Ustasha regime and adding significantly to our knowledge of the Holocaust.
Published in association with the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.