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Memories of Bet Nahrain By Youel A. Baaba
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This volume of short stories by Youel A Baaba deals with Assyrians from their expulsion from Urmia to their temporary settlement in a Baghdad ghetto called Gailani camp. The stories examine a variety... More > of characteristics of human behavior and the outside pressures on a homeless people in their struggle to survive. The stories address jealousy, betrayal, false pride, divorce, corrupt church prelates, evil and goodness. A special essay deals with the lives of Assyrians in the Gailani camp in the middle of the last century. The contents of this book are entirely in the Assyrian language.< Less
Cultural and Historical Writings of Rabi Binyamin Arsanis By Youel A. Baaba
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Binyamin Arsanis (1884-1957) was a sincere Assyrian patriot, famous orator and respected writer. He wrote many educational, literary and historical works in modern Assyrian. A number of these were... More > published during his lifetime; however, many of his manuscripts have been lost. In this volume, Youel A. Baaba has collected, edited and annotated 12 books by Binyamin Arsanis. To these he has added commentaries on each book and a biography of their author. This volume is a remarkable achievement and the first of its kind in which the extent writings of an Assyrian author can be found in a single volume. The books included in this volume are, Teaching Assyrian Language (parts 1 and 2), Assyrian Proverbs, Book of Riddles, Yohannan Arise and Come, Fall of the Assyrian Empire, Assyrian Monument in China, Prophet Mohammed’s Documents, Assyrian Accomplishments in Asia, The Tragedy of 2,000 Assyrian Maidens, Rescue of Iran, and Assyrian History Relative to Kurds. Note: The contents of this book are entirely in Assyrian.< Less
The Assyrian Homeland Before World War I By Youel A. Baaba
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Less than one hundred years ago, the vast majority of Assyrians could be found living in towns and villages in which they had lived for hundreds, perhaps thousands, of years. Today, after enduring... More > massacres, wars, displacement and the first genocide of the modern age, the majority of Assyrians are dispersed throughout the world, far from their original homelands. In order to preserve an important part of Assyrian history, Youel A. Baaba has carefully compiled this useful reference in both English and Assyrian to provide a comprehensive guide to the villages of the Assyrian homeland before WWI. The book includes a brief historical introduction and a discussion of the resources followed by a comprehensive listing of the villages and towns by region as well as a collection of detailed maps. This contribution to Assyrian history will help preserve the memory of the connection of the Assyrians to their historical and rightful homelands.< Less
An Assyrian Odyssey By Youel A. Baaba
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An Assyrian Odyssey contains the English translations of two unique documents of modern Assyrian history. The first is the journal of a visit to England during the reign of Queen Victoria by Kasha... More > Yacoub Yauvre and his wife Mourassa during 1879-1881. Both Kasha Yacoub and Mourassa were among the very first graduates of the American Mission schools and led lives of exemplary devotion to their faith and people and were much admired in their time. The second document is a detailed and tragic account of the exodus of the Assyrians from Urmia in 1918 by their granddaughter, Miriam Yohannan. Both documents have been expertly edited by Youel A. Baaba and have been provided with copious explanatory notes. Also included are 33 photographs and details of the history of the families of the writers.< Less

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