Greece Mineral Springs. Vintage travel poster showing the head of a Greek statue, 1953.

Greece Mineral Springs

Vintage travel poster showing the head of a Greek statue, an urn and a mineral spring.

The Greek genocide, was the systematic ethnic cleansing of the Christian Ottoman Greek population in Asia Minor during World War I and its aftermath (1914–23). It was instigated by the government of the Ottoman Empire against the Greek population of the Empire and it included massacres, forced deportations involving death marches, summary expulsions, arbitrary executions, and destruction of Christian Orthodox cultural, historical and religious monuments.

The Greek genocide, was the systematic ethnic cleansing of the Christian Ottoman.

Theseum, Athens, c. 1860's

he best preserved temple in all Greece, the doric Theseion of time-yellowed marble, Athens,

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SPERLING Unmarried Girl's Dress (Macedonia, Roumlouki) 1930 lithograph on paper after original watercolour

Greek genocide is the term used by modern genocide scholars for the violent campaign instigated by the government of the Ottoman Empire against the Greek population of the Empire during World War I and its aftermath (1914–1923).

Greek genocide is the term used by modern genocide scholars for the violent campaign instigated by the government of the Ottoman Empire against the Greek population of the Empire during World War I and its aftermath

Smyrna-vict-families-1922-The Greek genocide, part of which is known as the Pontic genocide, was the systematic ethnic cleansing of the Christian Ottoman Greek population from its historic homeland in Asia Minor, central Anatolia, Pontus, and the former Russian Caucasus province of Kars Oblast during World War I and its aftermath (1914–23). It was instigated by the government of the Ottoman Empire against the Greek population of the Empire and it included massacres, forced deportations…

Greek Genocide - Greek civilians mourn their dead relatives, Great Fire of Smyrna, 1922 -

Statue and bust of Alexander the Great in the Istanbul archaeological museum

Visit Macedonia - The Ancient Greek Kingdom - Statue and bust of Alexander the Great in the Istanbul archaeological museum

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