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Issa Danoun, aged 85 discussing the Ottoman period and World War I

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posted on 21.08.2019 by Freja Howat-Maxted, Leila Sansour, Bea Brown, Jacob Norris
Issa Danoun (85 years old) interviewed by Shadha Jurban.

He discusses the following: locust plague and how people used to eat whatever they could find; biggest injustice that Palestine faced was the coming of Zionism; people used to kill locusts by poisoning the bran; people had to eat camels and horses.

Original audio recording: cassette tape.
Transcript: word for word.
In the original collection at Bethlehem University this cassette tape was categorised as File 6 of Box 9.

This fileset exists as part of the Ottoman Empire and World War I collection within the Bethlehem University Oral History project of the Planet Bethlehem Archive.

History

Creator

Shadha Jurban

Contributors

Adnan Musallam, Niveen Hazboun, Laila Ayyad, Yacoub Alatrash

Date

c.1992-2008

Type

Digital reproduction of cassette tape and handwritten transcript

Source

Bethlehem University

Language

Arabic

Identifier

pb_bu_wwi_c19920000-0048aa.mp3, pb_bu_wwi_c19920000-0048ab.pdf

Rights

Bethlehem University

Licence

Exports