Khazan Butous al-Sayegh 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
Khazan Butous al-Sayegh interviewed by Manirva Azar.
He discusses the following: Palestine during World War I; suffering, humiliation and poverty endured by the people under Ottoman rule; Ottoman regime controlled the water, using it only for military purposes, as well as cutting down olive trees to use as fuel for trains.
Original audio: cassette tape.
In the original collection at Bethlehem University this cassette tape was categorised as File 8 of Box 3.
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.