Troki
(Trakai, Lithuania)

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Translation of
Troki

Editor: Former Residents of Trakai in Israel

Published in Tel Aviv 1954


 

Acknowledgments

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Fred Millner

 

Translator

Rabbi Molly Karp

 

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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 Fundamental Bill of Rights of the Jews of Troki (from “Faithful Town” by Sh. Y. Fein) 52
The New Troki – A Historic Review Asher Shomrony–Strauss 54
The Miracle Did Not Occur Zvi Hasdai 62
The Bundle of Memories Rabbi Mr. Nahum Partzovitz[2] 64
A Troker Ballad Shimshon Kahan 72
The Mail in Troki Avraham Kotz 73
The Last Days of Troki (from the book “Lithuania” that was published in the United States,
a section from the impressions of Yaakov Saperstein of Wysoki Dwór)
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

 


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