Budapest
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In spring and summer 1919, Budapest set the scene for the plan to establish a communist soviet republic in Hungary. Among the cadres of the soviet republic led by Béla Kun (1886–1939) were a conspicuously high number of Jews such as Kun himself. The high number of Jewish socialists and communist…

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Janos Hauszmann, Cologne, “Budapest”, in: Encyclopedia of Jewish History and Culture Online, Original German Language Edition: Enzyklopädie Jüdischer Geschichte und Kultur. Im Auftrag der Sächsischen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Leipzig herausgegeben von Dan Diner. © J.B. Metzler, Stuttgart/Springer-Verlag GmbH Deutschland 2011–2017.. Consulted online on 24 September 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2468-8894_ejhc_COM_0128>
First published online: 2017
First print edition: 20170409



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