Saga of the Balkan War: Diary of the priest Ivan Dochev
Language: Bulgarian
Category: Balkan Wars


     This original diary of the Balkan War is written on the front by the military priest Ivan Dochev. The author is a participant in the war and the events chronicled are recorded daily. The descriptions of villages in Eastern Thrace are authentic; they contain data on the number of houses, the traditional culture, the behavior of the local population. Of particular interest is the description of entry into Edirne after its takeover  the attitudes towards foreign cultural heritage such as the famous Selimiye Mosque, the behavior of Turkish and Greek communities in the city, meetings with the Russian consul and others.


Table of contents

Л. Любенова. Предговор. Летописецът на Балканската война отец Иван Дочев

свещ. Иван Дочев. Записките ми по войната 1912 година

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Сага за Балканската война. Дневник на свещеник Иван Дочев

Publisher East–West Publishing
Language Bulgarian
Pages 336
Illustrations b/w figures
Binding paperback
ISBN 978-619-152-005-3
Creation date 2012
Size 14 х 21 cm

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