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Translation of chapter
Balaceana from Volume II:
Geschichte der Juden in der Bukowina
Written by: Hugo Gold
Published in Tel Aviv, 1962
Jerome Silverbush zl
50 Jewish families lived in Balaceana. They engaged in farming, cattle raising and trade. There was a prayer house of the Chasidim of the Wiznitzer rabbinic family and a ritual bath as well as a religious school. The Jews of the town were know for their knowledge of the Talmud and their piety. They were similarly victims of Nazi German and Romanian bestiality.
Written by Hugo Gold
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