Tag Archives: region

Article: Australia – The Mistake Creek Massacre


The link below is to an article that takes a fresh look at the Mistake Creek Massacre that occurred in the eastern Kimberley region of Western Australia in 1915.

For more visit:
http://www.theglobalmail.org/feature/what-became-of-the-mistake-creek-massacre/651/

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Article: Cyprus – Varosha


The link below is to an article that reports on the status of Varosha in northern Cyprus. The region of Varosha in Famagusta has been abandoned since the Turkish invasion of Cypress in 1974.

For more visit:
http://www.urbanghostsmedia.com/2013/03/varosha-famagusta-rare-photos-inside-northern-cyprus-ghost-city-abandoned-resort/


Article: Russian Family Isolated in Siberia


The link below is to an article that looks at an isolated family that lived in Russia’s Siberian region, having fled persecution many years ago. This is a fascinating story.

For more visit:
http://blogs.smithsonianmag.com/history/2013/01/for-40-years-this-russian-family-was-cut-off-from-all-human-contact-unaware-of-world-war-ii/


WWI: Austria-Hungary and the Balkans


The link below is to an article that looks at the lead up to World War I. In this article the focus is on Austria-Hungary and the Balkans region.

For more visit:
http://www.mentalfloss.com/blogs/archives/143569


Article: WWI – More on the Balkans


The link below is to an article on the Balkans region during the lead up to World War I and the Ottoman Empire.

For more visit:
http://www.mentalfloss.com/blogs/archives/137287


Article: World War I – Balkans Region


The link below is to an article dealing with the lead up to World War I. This article is on the Balkans region.

For more visit:
http://www.mentalfloss.com/blogs/archives/139551


Article: World War I – The Ottoman Empire and the Balkan Region


The following link is to an article that looks at the lead up to World War I and the military situation in the Balkans region.

For more visit:
http://www.mentalfloss.com/blogs/archives/132566


Article: Underground Cities of Cappadocia


The link below is to an article looking at the underground cities of the Cappadocia region of the Roman Empire. There are a lot of photos in the article.

For more visit:
http://dornob.com/underground-cities-3500-years-of-cappadocian-cave-homes/


Article: Lead Up to WWI


The Balkans Tinderbox

The link below is to an article on the lead up to World War I. This article is on the Balkans region.

For more, visit:
http://www.mentalfloss.com/blogs/archives/126565


Article: Bir Tawil


The following articles deal with a region known as Bir Tawil on the border between Egypt and Sudan. It is a region that neither country seems to want. The article examines the history of the region.

Read the article at:
http://dlewis.net/nik-archives/no-mans-land/
http://bigthink.com/ideas/21449


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