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April 11 2007 Middle Eastern Culture Newsletter

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This year, Eastern Orthodox Easter and Western Easter falls on the same Sunday. This got me thinking about holidays and dates, the subject of this week's article...

Albert Hourani's A History of the Arab Peoples - a Review

My review of Albert Hourani's excellent history of the Arabs.

Read it here

Word of the Week
Arabicmen fahlicka(to a male)
men fahlickie (to a female)
من قضلك
French see voo play S'il vous plaƮt
Hebrew be-vah-kah-sha
Pashtohela هيله
Persian lot(h)fanلطفاً

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This week the book club discussions are continuing, even if it is mostly me talking to myself - Book Club - Daily Life ... Istanbul I hope you will decide to join in!

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