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Prague's Jewish Ghetto

Prague’s Jewish Ghetto, or “Josefov,” is the best preserved complex of historical Jewish sights in all of Europe. This includes the oldest and still active synagogue in Europe – the Old-New Synagogue and the oldest Jewish cemetery in Europe. 1,353 more words


In the Ghetto

Whoever would have thought that Budapest’s old Jewish ghetto would become the trendy part of the city, home to all the pubs and restaurants, popular with both tourists and with the young hip Budapest crowd? 233 more words


The Jewish Ghetto and Photonostalgia: Roman Vishniac's Vanished World

On the 19th of August 1897, one of the world’s most remarkable microbiologists and naturalist photographers, Roman Vishniac was born in Pavlovsk, the Russian Empire. 575 more words

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