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New book Željko Heimer: »Exploring Vexillology through Military Unit Flags«, HGZD, Zagreb, 2016.

Heimer: Exploring Vexillology through Military Unit Flags, HGZD, Zagreb, 2016.

The English edition of the doctoral thesis by Željko Heimer was issued under the title “Exploring Vexillology through Military Unit Flags” published by HGZD and distributed though the American publishing house Lulu specialized for the print-on-demand. The issue was edited by Edward B. Kay, under whose guidance the book represents a real gem in any […]

»Grb i zastava« № 17 Issued

This year’s spring issue of our magazine »Grb i zastava« was just printed and our members may expect it soon in their mail boxes. Additional copes may be ordered through the Leykam International publishing house. From the contents we highlight: On the front page, the coat of arms from the shroud of King Tvrtko I and […]

»Vexillology« Column in »Hrvatski vojnik« (3), 2014

Following the series of 44 installments of the »Veksilologija« (Vexillology) column in 2012 i 2013 godini, Željko Heimer continued to write for the Ministry of Defence magazine in 2014 as well, with 26 new articles in the issues № 438 through 463. The articles are available in the  »Hrvatski vojnik« on-line archives, i.e. directly at […]

Scientific Symposium »Symbol, Identity, and the Homeland War«, 31.10.2014

It is our honour and pleasure to inform you of the organization of a scientific symposium »Symbol, Identity, and the Homeland War«. The symposium is organized by the Sociology Department of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Studies of the University of Zagreb and the Croatian Heraldic and Vexillological Association. The lectures and activities will take […]

»Vexillology« Column in »Hrvatski vojnik« (2), 2013

Following the series of the 18 installments of the »Veksilologija« (Vexillology) column in 2012, Željko Heimer continued to write for the Ministry of Defence magazine in 2013. with 26 new articles in the issues № 412 through 437. The articles are available in the on-line arhivi »Hrvatskog vojnika«, i.e. directly at the following links (here titles are translated […]

Symposium »Semiology of the Defensive Homeland War«, Zadar, 5.12.2013

The symposium »Semiology of the defensive Homeland War« organized by the University of Zadar and the Croatian Heraldic and Vexillological Association was held in the ceremonial hall of the University of Zadar on 5 December 2013. Book of Abstracts »Semiologija obrambenoga Domovinskog rata«, Zadar, 5.12.2013. (pdf, HR) Schedule: 9:30-10:00 – Reception OPENING CEREMONY 10:00 Addresses […]

Željko Heimer’s Thesis »Croatian Armed Forces Identity as Expressed through the Military Unit Flags in the Homeland War and Following it« Defended, 27.3.2013

With the thesis defence held on 27 March 2013, Željko Heimer accquired his doctorate at the post-graduate study of sociology at the Faculty of Humanities and Social Studies of the University of Zagreb. The thesis titled »Croatian Armed Forces Identity as Expressed through the Military  Unit Flags in the Homeland War and Following it« was made […]

»Vexillology« Column in »Hrvatski vojnik«, 2012

Following a few articles on the flags from the Military Museum issued in 2010 in the »Hrvatski vojnik«, the magazine of the Ministry of Defence, since the issue 394 Željko Heimer publishes a regular column on flags and the science that deals with them. The column, located regularly on the third page from the back […]

New Book: The Symbols of the Winners

A monography by Božo Kokan titled “Znakovi pobjednika – monografija crteža hrvatskih ratnih vojnih znakova” (The Symbols of the Winners – a monography of Croatian war military symbols) was published by “Školska knjiga”. On 195 pages there are shown designer’s work of this author who from the very begging of the Homeland War develops successfully […]

Hrvatsko grboslovno i zastavoslovno društvo je član međunarodnih udruga | The Croatian Heraldic and Vexillological Association is a member of
FIAV (La Fédération Internationale des Associations Vexillologiques) & CIGH (La Confédération Internationale de Généalogie et d'Héraldique)
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