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Mr. Paton moves quickly between Aleksinac and Ćuprija. Moving up and down the valleys from Mitrovica down the Toplica and South Morava rivers.

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An interesting paper about the echoes of and how it interplays with the later events between and western .

https://booksofjeremiah.com/post/vlatko-vukovic-army-communion/

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Translation of the royal charter from 1382 issued by Stefan Tvrtko I, by the grace of God, King of and and Primorje to , confirming their salt-trading monopoly.

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https://booksofjeremiah.com/post/charter-tvrtko-dubrovnik-ragusa-republic-1382/

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For all those who love diplomatic cables: https://booksofjeremiah.com/post/serbian-blue-book-1914-ii/

The OG 1914 publication of Foreign Ministry's communications between and the diplomats abroad about the July Crisis.

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An interesting paper on what you can find digging through the of the ecclesiastic institutions. Especially seeing how the information on the spoken by a population/ was not being gathered in the censuses of the time.


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https://booksofjeremiah.com/post/vlachs-census-metropolitanate-karlovci-1821-arad-timisoara-vrsac/

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The in Šabac, at the military barracks. Based on German documents 22000 people went through it.

Courtesy of the Museum of (Inventory number III.14203, collection of the Museum of the Revolution of the Peoples of Yugoslavia).

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An interesting bit of from the Metropolinate of Karlovci's archives about the linguistic composition of the parishes of , and when it was still uncommon to gather that information in -.


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https://booksofjeremiah.com/post/vlachs-census-metropolitanate-karlovci-1821-arad-timisoara-vrsac/

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Originally published in 1914, the Blue Book is a copy of diplomatic cables concerning the assassination and the 1914 July Crisis.


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Courtesy of the Museum of the Revolution of the Peoples of , inventory number III - 16627

Translation:

Profit table per prisoner in SS

calculation

Average income per prisoner RM 6.00

Provision for food cost RM 0.60

Average lifespan:

9 months - (270 days) X RM 5.3 RM 1431.00

Provision for clothes amortisation RM 0.1

Earning from rational utilisation of a corpse:

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An interesting paper about interest clashes in between and just before . Never a problem in when a small country and a member of Concert of Europe's interests clash, right?

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https://booksofjeremiah.com/post/international-dimension-local-problem-serbia-italy-albania-1912-1914/

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correspondence. Except it's not from the UK or Western Europe. A totally different flavour of letter-writing!

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https://booksofjeremiah.com/post/letter-osman-pasa-skopljak/

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Was even a realistic solution?
The final part of our translation of Jovan Dučić's Yugoslav : The truth of "Yugoslavism"

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https://booksofjeremiah.com/post/yugoslav-ideology-truth-yugoslavism-xv/

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Mr Paton makes it up the Ibar and Raška valleys to Novi Pazar and the Đurđevi Stupovi monastery, with a very "warm" welcome.

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Remember how evil are evil and started ? Here's the July Ultimatum and the Serbian response, which made Austria-Hungary see red and declare war.

https://booksofjeremiah.com/post/austro-hungarian-ultimatum-serbian-response-1914/

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And now for an aspect of war that is more overlooked in general education and popular consciousness: the humanitarian efforts. had an interesting position in , first as a neutral nation, then as a participant. This is a small slice of that.

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https://booksofjeremiah.com/post/american-red-cross-humanitarian-montenegro-1915-1919/

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An interesting old booklet we came across in the National Library in

Fairly simple and straightfoward rules from 1914 on how POWs were to be treated.

Issued after the start of and victories in that year, which resulted in several tens of thousands of Austro-Hungarian soldiers being taken prisoner. Some 30 000 of them would be escorted with the Serbian army through in 1915. and handed over to Italians on the coast.

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https://booksofjeremiah.com/post/regulations-pow-1914/

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Out intrepid Mr Paton has made it all the way from Užice through Požega to Čačak and on to Karanovac.

Unsurprisingly, he wasn't enamoured with the long church services (where the congregation stands) of the Serbian Orthodox Church.

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https://booksofjeremiah.com/post/servia-youngest-member-european-family-1845-xvi/

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The joys of random papers...

On the other hand, these kinds of things are great to find new materials to read by combing the references and .

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https://booksofjeremiah.com/post/vegetation-territories-serbia-southern-hungary-travel-accounts-xv-xvii/

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OTD in 1918:

Proclamation

Based on the orders of the highest German command in Belgrade it is proclaimed that in the case of the German or I. and R. Austro-Hungarian military units (troops) in Belgrade or in the suburbs being shot at or other hostile action initiated by the civilians, the pre-aimed batteries will in such a case immediately start shelling the town and set it ablaze.

I. and R. Military police commandant

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Austria-Hungary off on another "civilising mission" in the Balkans. What could possibly go wrong?

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https://booksofjeremiah.com/post/austro-hungarian-occupation-serbia-civilizing-mission-1915-1918/

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The accompanying letter to the Austro-Hungarian ultimatum to from 23.07.1914. A lovely bit of diplomatic obfuscation.

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https://booksofjeremiah.com/post/explanatory-letter-austrian-ultimatum-to-serbia-23-july-1914/

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Join our intrepid Mr Paton as he travels the rugged country between Tronoša and the Rogačica valley in this installment of his

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https://booksofjeremiah.com/post/servia-youngest-member-european-family-1845-xiii/

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