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Helen Davenport Gibbons

THE RED RUGS OF TARSUS


Table of contents
The cover, pages i-vi (title, copyright notice, etc) | Preface | Table of contents (as in the book)
1. Half way through the first year | 2. Three Christmases and the seven sleepers
3. A visit to Adana | 4. Great expectations | 5. Round about Tarsus
6. Hamlet and the gathering of the storm clouds | 7. The storm approaches
8. The storm breaks | 9. Life and death | 10. Why? | 11. Abdul Hamid’s last day
12. The Young Turks and the toy fleet | 13. A new life 14. Off to Egypt


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CONTENTS

Chapter     Page
I HALF WAY THROUGH THE FIRST YEAR   3
II THREE CHRISTMASES AND THE SEVEN SLEEPERS   13
III A VISIT TO ADANA   32
IV GREAT EXPECTATIONS   48
V ROUND ABOUT TARSUS   60
VI HAMLET AND THE GATHERING OF THE STORM CLOUDS   92
VII THE STORM APPROACHES   103
VIII THE STORM BREAKS   111
IX LIFE AND DEATH   132
X WHY?   147
XI ABDUL HAMID'S LAST DAY   156
XII THE YOUNG TURKS AND THE TOY FLEET   162
XIII A NEW LIFE   172
XIV OFF TO EGYPT   183

 

Acknowledgements:

Source: Gibbons, Helen Davenport. The Red Rugs of Tarsus: A Woman’s Record of the Armenian Massacre of 1909. New York: The Century Co., 1917
Provided by: Arevik Garamova
Scanned by: Arevik Garamova
OCR: Irina Minasyan
Proofreading: Anna & Karen Vrtanesyan

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