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"Shote Galica"

€40,00 €60,00
"Shote Galica" by Saranda it's an art piece the honors the figure of one of the most important Albanian women in history.

As we know, Shote Galica was married Azem Galica in 1915. In 1919 Shote took part, in the Uprising of Dukagjin and in Junik in 1912–23. In 1925 after the death of her husband, Azem Galica, She took over as a head of his band and fought together with Bajram Curri in Has of Prizren and Lumë. She is remembered for having captured a Serb military commander and a number of soldiers at Çikatova, in July 1927, she withdrew to Albania and spend her final months in Fushë-Kruja, where she died.

Shote Galica was a virtual legend in her time. She is remembered for the saying Life without knowledge is like a war without weapons.