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Sing The Long Sorrow By Vahan Gregory
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Lost in the midst of the violence of the First World War was a holocaust that differed from that of Hitler's only in its scale. The Turkish government let loose upon its own Armenian citizens its... More > horde of savage killers, recruited from its prisons, to execute one of history's most barbaric slaughters upon a peaceful and progressive people. They perpetrated the massacre of a million and a half of its three million Armenian population. During Hitler's planning of the extermination of the Jews, he is quoted by history as saying, "After all, who speaks nowadays of the massacre of the Armenians?" Vahan Gregory's SING THE LONG SORROW penetrates the events of this historic nightmare, and tells a moving tale of perpetrator and victim.< Less
A Window Into Old Jerusalem By Shelomo Alfassa
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A Window Into Old Jerusalem: Observations about Jerusalem and the Holy Land 1820-1920 The accounts provided in this book come from various sources including visitors that passed through Jerusalem... More > and its environs in a period when the Holy Land was transitioning from an old Turkish possession to administration under the British. It was during this period that travel to the Near East had become quite fashionable, as the “Orient” was almost always described as exotic, unusual and mysterious. A Window Into Old Jerusalem will provide the reader with a 'look’ back to see what life was like for those living in and around the city that sits at the center of the world.< Less
THE NADERS Mike and Amour Nader: Their Descendants Who Immigrated Between 1897 and 1920 From the Village of El Bidbaudah, Syria (now Lebanon) By Jan Colvert
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This is the story of the descendants of Mike and Amour (Marion) Nader of the village of El Bidbaudah, a small Christian Syrian village in the Muslim Turkish Ottoman Empire, who came to American and... More > struggled together to give their children and their children’s children a better life. It has been said that the Syrian immigrants were mostly dry goods and notions peddlers and grocers. That is very evident with these immigrants. So, you could say that they were a reflection of the thousands of Syrian immigrants who came to America. These Naders came to Shreveport, Louisiana, and Marshall and Longview, Texas straight off the boat. This book is written for the present descendants and for the future descendants that fifty years from now may have a desire to understand their Lebanese ancestry.< Less
Angels Always Come On Time By Chaim Linder & Mark Linder
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KIRKUS REVIEWS: An American immigrant explores the sprawling history of the Jewish people...through the struggles of generations of his family... The illuminating book...is rich in history...The... More > author tells his family's story with passion, charm, and exquisite detail...As a memoir, it's beautifully rendered, and as history, it's masterfully told...an engrossing and important look at the Jewish experience of the last century and a half. CLARION REVIEW ****: Chaim Linder's remarkable memoir reaches into widely interesting territory...This memoir stands with the best of its kind, rendered in delicious detail by a brilliant yet ordinary man...with an unflagging sense of aliveness... BLUEINK REVIEW: ...Linder transports readers from his childhood in Palestine to his pursuit of the American Dream...skillfully combines personal detail with historical facts...an engaging memoir about an uncommon individual...particularly compelling.< Less
Revolutionary Marxism 2017 Special Annual English Edition By Revolutionary Marxism
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Revolutionary Marxism is a brand new journal of theory with quite a long history. The irony derives from the fact that this journal is the English edition of a journal that has been published in... More > Turkish for many years. The first issue of the journal Devrimci Marksizm was brought out exactly ten years ago. That journal is now planning to publish its issue number 30 next spring. It was really the success and resilience of the Turkish edition that gave the Editorial Board its inspiration to publish an English edition annually. Both journals are based in Istanbul, Turkey, but the English edition, as well as the Turkish one, will collaborate with writers across a broad geography.< Less
The Knights Templars By Harun Yahya
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A fascinating Turkish perspective and analysis on the history and development of the Knights Templar, the Freemasons, and the Rosicrucians. Includes: The Dark History of the Templars ; From Templars... More > to Freemasonry ; Templars, Revolutions, Murders, and the Mafia ; Freemasons (or Templars) in Turkey ; The Deception of Evolution. Lavishly illustrated.< Less
Bowers Russell Ancestry By David Boles
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275 pages. With the additional families of Albert, Bollin, Brown, Conradi, Dorn, Ermentraudt, Fischer, Fosselman, Friedli, Hain, Haug, Hieronymus, Hoffman, Irion, King, Knopf, Lindeman, McQueen,... More > Pfister, Probst, Rimpler, Saltzgeber, Schäffer, Stevenson, Taylor, Vigelius, and Yerian. This 8-1/2" by 11" volume documents, with full references, descents and near-descents from a number of interesting characters. They include among others Ohioans bitten by gold fever, an early train stoker, a militiaman who probably witnessed the shelling that inspired the Star Spangled Banner, brothers who served with Washington at Valley Forge, a German whose ship crossing took 17 weeks and resulted in a high death rate and mutiny, a rebellious Highland Scot transported in chains to Maryland, a committee of correspondence member who prevented the tarring and feathering of a customs collector, and a German taxed to prevent a Turkish invasion who mustered into service with spear and armor.< Less
Athens: The Hidden Gems By Helen Partovi-Fraser
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A travel memoir that takes you straight to the heart of Athens. In this new book, the author returns to the post-Olympics capital and unveils the fabled city as it really is. Taking the reader... More > behind the scenes, she muses on Athens' turbulent history and legends of the past. We explore: - The ancient city - Byzantine Athens and its glittering gems - Local traditions and the old Turkish quarter - Street markets and live Zorba's dance - The modern boulevards Fascinated by a city, created 2500 years ago to last for eternity, the author captures the soul of Athens and its charismatic people. With a seductive mix of Antiquity and the East, still present in modern, everyday life, the book evokes a transformed capital, throbbing with atmosphere.< Less
Crime - a novella with illustrations By Xtian
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A murder. History forgets. Was it the maid? Politics. Spies. History forgets its victims. Was it the maid? Freemasons. The unknown Turkish spy conspiracy. Europe will fall, and it begins with a... More > murder. Was it the maid? De Sade. Passions. Perfect pleasures. Loss of innocence everywhere on the globe. Who else knew about the film studio downstairs? It all begins with a murder. Was it the maid? Who will survive and what will become of them?< Less
Crime - a novella with illustrations By Xtian
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A murder. History forgets. Was it the maid? Politics. Spies. History forgets its victims. Was it the maid? Freemasons. The unknown Turkish spy conspiracy. Europe will fall, and it begins with a... More > murder. Was it the maid? De Sade. Passions. Perfect pleasures. Loss of innocence everywhere on the globe. Who else knew about the film studio downstairs? It all begins with a murder. Was it the maid? Who will survive and what will become of them?< Less

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LOOKING FOR A MIRACLE...LOOK WITHIN YOUR LIFE LOOKING FOR A... By May Lewis
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