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    Peace at Home Council, The Mystery Council Behind the 2016 Turkish Coup Attempt

    To understand peace at home council, we must first understand where the word Peace at home comes from. Peace at home itself, or in Turkish means “Yurtta Sulh Konseyi” comes from the famous speech Turkey leader, Mustafa Kemal Ataturk on April 20, 1931 during his journey in Anatolia. His remarks...
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    West Indies - Slavery and Home Life

    What was "home life" like for West Indian slaves and free blacks (specifically in white communities)? Time period...let's say, 1760 - 1800. Some specific things I'm interested in learning about, are: 1 - How did marriages work; did they work? 2 - What slaves were most able to have...
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    Frontier Women Retreating from Public Life

    I have encountered in my readings that women living on the American frontier had more opportunities/ freedom/ responsibilities/ power than did women living in more civilized or settled parts of the country. This was due to a shortage of men on the frontier. There were not enough men to do all of...
  4. Bullit

    Alexander: We want to go home !

    Okay the year is 326BC and Alexander after having defeated Porus at the Hydaspes is now on the banks of River Hyphasis ready to march eastwards, Howeve as we all know his troops had enough and the Coenus pleads the "men to longed to again see their parents, their wives and children, their...
  5. Excalibur

    Retirement home for monks attacked in France

    A gunman attacked a home for old monks and missionaries in France. 60 hostages taken and liberated later. One woman found dead. Montpellier 'terror attack': Live updates as gunman bursts into retirement home for monks and takes hostages - Mirror Online
  6. Lowell2

    history of my home town

    An invite to all those on Historum -- to post some historical information about the earliest days of your home town. About mine: https://www.wm.com/location/california/antelope-valley/lancaster/community/history.jsp in the late 1880s, the ranches were broken up into smaller homesteads by...
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    What would you do if you knew your home town would be nuked in 2 weeks.

    What would you do if you knew your home town would be nuked in 2 weeks?
  8. HistoricalGeek

    Home Fires

    Hello. So, I don't know how many of you have watched Home Fires, but I loved it. It's very historical fiction in some places, but a lot of what goes on is set in real history. It helps that it's based off the wonderful Jambusters by Julie Summers. Some of you may even have heard about the...
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    Ghandhara Grave Culture - Aryan home land?

    Making this thread to bring together the images and articles to explore the possibility that they were the Aryans who wrote the Rig Samhita. https://scholarspace.manoa.hawaii.edu/bitstream/handle/10125/16781/AP-v11n1-99-110.pdf?sequence=1...
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    Irish home rule and parallels with Quebec

    Being one-half Irish descent and one-half French-Canadian, the bitterness of the British-Irish relationship in the 19th century holds some fascination to me, historically. In a simplistic sense, one can see that the position of Ireland in the United Kingdom of the 19th century as akin to that...
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    Historic home in Maine worth visiting

    Here's some interesting background on a historic home in Kittering Point that's believed to be from the 1720s: Have you visited this cool place?
  12. Azad67

    Ancestral home of Sher Shah Suri (Dera Ismail Khan)

    Ancestral home of Sher Shah Suri (Dera Ismail Khan)
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    How manh people made alcohol for home use during Prohibition?

    If I lived under Prohibition, I would learn how to make beer and wine. Shouldnt be that difficult. Lots of people now make beer as a hobby, and wine is not that difficult to make and can be made from legal materials (I guess fruit, yeast, other legal items) I mean, prisoners make shite called...
  14. C

    Wokou at home

    Chinese, by calling Wokou such, implied they were Japanese. Were they? What were Wokou doing at home, in Japan? Specifically, in Sengoku period, before 1590. What do Japanese sources of that period have to tell about Wokou coming home with loot, military experience and bad blood back in China...
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    Works inspired by Homer

    Hi! Next week I'll have to submit a paper (1000 words). I need to discuss a painting/book/Tv program etc. based on Homer's work, (preferably about the Odysseus). The work needs to have explicit refrences to Homer. So please can someone help me out? Before this course I did not know much about...
  16. J

    Help locating historic home

    Does anyone know of a residence still standing that was lived in by soldier killed in action (KIA) during the American Revolution? Thanks,
  17. CathareHeretic

    Lolita Go Home

    ‘Under the name of the Great Social Evil our newspapers for years have alluded to an awful vice, too evidently of wide prevalence,’ wrote Francis Newman in 1869 (Newman, 1869: 3). The concept of the Great Social Evil envisaged a sin of daunting proportions spreading throughout the...
  18. owsley

    Home video identification

    I found this video and from the photographer's home town I would guess it's NYC and from the age of one of the family members elsewhere in the film would think it's any where from 1940-49. Is it Ike or Doug, or some guy from accounting who looks like them? And can anyone identify the actual...
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    Irish Home Rule Implemented in 1914?

    What if Irish Home Rule would have been implemented in 1914 (say, as a result of Franz Ferdinand not getting assassinated)? Would this have resulted in a civil war in Ireland? Would this have resulted in Ireland indefinitely remaining a part of the United Kingdom? Would this have resulted in...
  20. ib-issi

    The Arctic Home In The Vedas

    In his book "the Arctic home in the Vedas" by Bal Gangadhir Lokamanya Tilak describes his study of many accounts in various Indian , Iranian (modern names of ancient lands ) scripts , which had over the years given countless problems of explanation to many a savant . However he is convinced...