Troki
(Trakai, Lithuania)

54°38' / 24°56'

Translation of
Troki

Editor: Former Residents of Trakai in Israel

Published in Tel Aviv 1954


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Acknowledgments

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Fred Millner

 

Translator

Rabbi Molly Karp

 

Our sincere appreciation to Yad Vashem
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This is a translation of: Troki
Editor: Former Residents of Trakai in Israel, Published: Tel Aviv 1954 (H 79 pages)


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With the Book The Editorial Staff 7
Troki (A Poem, a section from the poem “Vilna”[1]) 9
Troki A Jewish Town That Was Asher Shomrony-Straus 11
The Scroll of Fundamental Rights of the Jews of Troki (from “Faithful Town” by Sh. Y. Fein) 52
“The New Troki” (A Historical Review) S. Shomrony 54
The Miracle Did Not Happen Zvi Hasdai 62
Bundle of Memories Rabbi R' Nachum Partzovitz[2] 64
Towards a History of the Zionist Movement in Troki Dr. Yisrael Klausner[3] 67
A Troki-an Ballad Shimshon Kahan (May God avenge his blood) 72
The Mail in Troki Avraham Kotz 73
The Last Days of Troki (From the book “Lita” [Lithuania] Y. Saperstein) 75
List of the Slain   77


Translator's footnotes:

  1. https://books.google.com/books?id=raUYBwAAQBAJ&pg=PA251&lpg=PA251&dq=Zalman+shneur+Vilna&source=bl&ots=ODTf7sETWc&sig=Teul7GFwdgbFzr3gAXVnLX4C2Iw&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwiYgJ_Q5bLOAhVK7IMKHfpTAvwQ6AEIHzAA#v=onepage&q=Zalman%20shneur%20Vilna&f=false
  2. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nochum_Partzovitz
  3. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joseph_Klausner

 


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