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Turkey and the Eastern question ([1913]) Macdonald, John, M. A

Turkey and the Eastern question ([1913]) Macdonald, John, M. A

Turkey and the Eastern question ([1913]) Macdonald, John, M. A By Macedonia22

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Emily Greene Balch – Our Slavic Fellow Citizens

Quote: “The general estimate is that between forty and fifty United thousand Bulgars (from Bulgaria and Macedonia) have come to this country, including those in Canada. Their principal centre was here in Granite City, an outlying suburb of St. Louis, but during the last year the majority of the 10,000 who were here have migrated westward. At present there are […]

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John Van Antwerp Fine, The Early Medieval Balkans: a critical survey from the sixth to the late twelfth century

Quote: The name ANTES suggest this people was intermixed with Iranians, and linguists point to a large number of Iranian loanwords in Slavic that were acquired very early. This would not be surpsising if the Slavs came from Ukraine because they would have had contact with both Iranian Scythians and Sarmatians. Indeed the Sarmatians were still to be found in […]

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