The Partisans and the Serbs

  title={The Partisans and the Serbs},
  author={M. Hoare},
The relationship of Josip Broz Tito’s communist-led Partisans to the Serb nation during the People’s Liberation War of 1941–45 in Axis-occupied Yugoslavia is often remembered paradoxically by former Yugoslavs and their observers. In the 1980s and 1990s, Serb nationalists widely subscribed to the myth that the Partisans had been, in terms of their ethnic composition, almost entirely Serb (and Montenegrin). Yet they simultaneously lamented how the Partisan settlement of the national question… Expand
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