Salonica, City of Ghosts: Christians, Muslims and Jews, 1430-1950
Publish date: April 26th 2005
Pages no: 528
Edition language: English
, World War II
, European History
It's incredibly admirable that the author states he was first inspired to learn about the city after a visit with the military years ago. It's incredibly strange that I've spent so much time in today's version of the city based on this book. The city does seem to have a history thick with possibilit...
This is an absolutely excellent book - engaging and clearly written. Fascinating study of the relationship between the three religions Christianity, Islam and Judaism and the people in Thessaloniki, Greece. It covers history of the area from about the 1300s. It IS detailed, very detailed, but not dr...