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Ilinden – A Bulgarian Uprising in Macedonia

Ilinden – A Bulgarian Uprising in Macedonia

How contemporary Australian and other foreign newspapers saw the Bulgarian uprising of llinden in 1903… Accounts of the llinden Uprising in Australian newspapers of the time, invariably echo the way ihe event was perceived by the general world media. The reader will discover thai according to the reports in the newspapers, (as indeed in those of any other contemporary source), […]

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Macedonia – Reports from Australian Newspapers regarding the Bulgarian Uprising of Ilinden Part II

Macedonia – Reports from Australian Newspapers regarding the Bulgarian Uprising of Ilinden Part II

Accounts of the llinden Uprising in Contemporary Australian newspapers, invariably echo how the Uprising was perceived by the general world media. The reader will discover that according to the reports in the Newspapers, (as indeed in those of any other contemporary sources), the Insurgents were identified as the Bulgarians of Macedonia. A “Macedonian” ethnic group simply did not exist!!  In accounts which […]

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Canadian Newspapers of 1903 about the Bulgarian Uprising of Ilinden

THE TORONTO GLOBE AND MAIL: 1903 *” Salonica. Aug 6. -A special  messenger from Monastir reports that the Bulgarian insurgents have dynamited the Governor’s palace in the town of Krushevo, 23 miles north of Monastir. “ *” Vienna, Aug. 7.- Salonica despatch to the Neue Freie Presse says that 1,000 young Bulgarians have taken the filed in the neighborhood of […]

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