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izzie Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Mar-02-07 02:28 AM
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9. Since it is still talked about in the Middle East it is very important
They still recall the Ottoman's even if when I was in College more students had never heard of it. I had a teacher from Iran and he could not get over it. Students getting out of college who had not heard of the Ottoman Empire. I had gone to school and taken world history 20 years before these kids so my teacher and I used to have a lot of private talks. One had to know a little of WW1 to know about WW2 I guess the school dept. figured. By the way I lived in Saudi Arabia and every day people still talk of what happened with the Ottomans. Some one who took over their country. I guess other people pushing you around in your own country makes people mad.
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  -Balfour Declaration of 1917 - What was that and how might it affect us today? Mind_your_head  Mar-02-07 12:16 AM   #0 
  - 5.4. 3. 2. 1....  nadinbrzezinski   Mar-02-07 12:18 AM   #1 
  - Sorry that you feel this's historical FACT and there fore worthy  Mind_your_head   Mar-02-07 12:23 AM   #2 
     - It's not that  nadinbrzezinski   Mar-02-07 12:26 AM   #3 
        - It all needs to come out of the dungeon, finally - doesn't it?  Mind_your_head   Mar-02-07 12:30 AM   #4 
           - It is not me you'll have to convince  nadinbrzezinski   Mar-02-07 12:44 AM   #5 
              - Well, you were right....'here' we are......  Mind_your_head   Mar-02-07 12:51 AM   #6 
                 - Yep Oye is apropriate  nadinbrzezinski   Mar-02-07 12:57 AM   #7 
                 - Actually, it is usually written as "oy."  Behind the Aegis   Mar-02-07 01:22 AM   #8 
  - Since it is still talked about in the Middle East it is very important  izzie   Mar-02-07 02:28 AM   #9 
  - Locking  Lithos   Mar-02-07 08:10 AM   #10 

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