Issa Danoun, aged 85 discussing the Ottoman period and World War I
datasetposted on 21.08.2019, 07:26 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.