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Ottoman Empire sex manual goes on sale for £350,000

From sex on a grave to wild orgies: Erotic exploits of a wealthy sheikh in the Ottoman Empire are revealed in a 200-year-old manuscript that could …

Text Up For Auction Reveals Crazy Sex Lives During The Ottoman Empire

Life in the Ottoman Empire 200 years ago was an orgy of color, sex, mustache-twirling, same-sex encounters, and a serious lack of clothes.<p>If you need …

Tourists flock to tomb of Ottoman Empire’s founders in Bursa

More than a million people visited the tombs of the Ottoman Empire in the northwestern Turkish city of Bursa last year, state-run Anadolu Agency …

This is pretty much everyone’s favorite new iPhone feature in iOS 12

When Apple first unveiled its new iOS 12 software during its WWDC 2018 keynote event, many Apple fans seemed a bit disappointed. Thanks to all the …

iOS

Turkey, Hungary restore 500-year-old Ottoman tomb in Budapest

A renovation project to restore a nearly 500-year-old Ottoman-era tomb in Hungary will end next month, Turkish officials said Wednesday.<p>The octagonal …

Swedish Meatballs Are Turkish? ‘My Whole Life Has Been a Lie’

LONDON — Sweden, land of Ikea and social welfare, has something to tell the world — news that could shock the palate.<p>Swedish meatballs, the signature national dish, are really Turkish.<p>The country’s national Twitter account made the announcement in a tweet this week.<p>“Swedish meatballs are actually …

Inventions

'This is a dangerous period': Trump is finally calling out Putin by name, and experts are anxiously watching what he'll do next

After months of praise — calling him "smart", congratulating his reelection, floating forming a "Cyber Security unit"— President Donald Trump finally called out Russian President Vladimir Putin by name on Twitter Sunday for the first time since taking office.<p>Trump placed part of the blame on Putin …

Evidence Shows Students Still Learn More Effectively From Print Textbooks Than Screens

Print's not dead.<p>Today's students see themselves as digital natives, the first generation to grow up surrounded by technology like smartphones, …

The 5:3:2 Rule for Social Media

When it comes to social sharing you need to get the balance right, and that's where the 5:3:2 rule comes into play. But what is 5:3:2?<p>Social media …

ANALYSIS: How Turkey is working to restore the Ottoman Empire

The Turks have conquered Afrin, in Syria, from the Kurds. Erdogan, working to restore the Ottoman empire, is going on to Manbij and Iraq..

Meet the Janissaries

Still discussing the Ottoman Empire: The Ottomans had yet another military asset that served them well. That was the so-called Janissary Corps. (The …

What Ottoman erotica teaches us about sexual pluralism

History might be the best antidote to the unthinking, and pernicious, naturalisation of cisgender identity and heterosexuality. When confronted with …

The Great Fighters of Greece’s War of Independence

The Greek War of Independence of 1821 is the stuff of legend, as the outnumbered, poorly armed Greeks fought against an entire empire with a regular …

Greece celebrates Independence Day, sending message for dialogue to Turkey

A Greek army tank drives past the Greek Parliament during a military parade marking the Greek Independence Day in Athens, Greece, on March 25, 2018. …

Europe

Time to Get Tough with Turkey

The Trump administration is trying to walk a fine line between Turkey, which it still refers to as a NATO ally, and our Kurdish allies on the ground …

Germany, 1947-1949: The Story in Documents - 1950, Page 151 | Online Research Library

<b>Territorial Reorganization Inside Germany</b><p><b>ABOLITION OF THE STATE OF PRUSSIA</b> <i><br>Control Council Law No. 46 and Excerpt from Report of Military Governor</i><p>[ …

Royal Air Force

Wie der Mythos Preußen zerschlagen wurde

2. Teil: Demokratie in der Sackgasse<p>Allerdings: Für eine regierungsfähige Mehrheit der Braunhemden reichte das nicht. Denn ganz links hatten auch die …

Deutschland

Islam and Turkish Nationalism

THE latest news from Angora, Constantinople, and Arabia brings with it a deluge of impressions and forecasts. Within a few months the last Ottoman …

Religion

The Memel Controversy

THE little town of Memel lies in the southeast corner of the Baltic at the northern outlet of the large, shallow Kurisches Haff. An ever-shifting …

15th century

The Bessarabian Dispute

The controversy between Russia and Rumania over the ownership of Bessarabia (a border province of rather more than 17,000 square miles lying on the …

Romania

The Reconstruction of Austria

THE moment at which the new scheme presented by the Committees of Experts offers the most promising and most serious attempt yet made to solve the …

Europe

The Downfall of the Khalifate

WRITING a year ago in FOREIGN AFFAIRS[i] at the time when a resurgent Turkey was dictating terms of peace at Lausanne to the powers that had …

Central Asia

Jugoslavia Today

VOLTAIRE has said that those who have great virtues usually have great faults. The virtues of the Jugoslavs were in evidence during the war. Their …

Elections

The Capitulations

THE Department of State was notified by the Turkish Ambassador to the United States on September 10, 1914, that: "The Ottoman Government has …

Magna Carta

A Note on the Political Map of Turkey

THE PROPOSED DIVISIONS OF TURKEY<p>Before the World War, foreign financial interests in Turkey were principally of two sorts: I, those associated with …

Exports

Reconstruction in the Danube Countries

ANYONE attempting to pronounce on the present international relations of the states and peoples of Europe will have first of all to answer one …

Europe

Berlin 24/7: Don't come looking for those famous German virtues in Berlin

Germans are known the world over for their virtues: efficient, reliable and always on time. But is all this actually a myth? Don't look for German …

Angela Merkel

Berlin pledges annual 'Day of German expellees'

After World War II, about 13 million Germans were forced to leave their homes in what are today the Czech Republic and Poland. Decades later, the …

World History

The U.S. Alliance With Turkey Is Worth Preserving

If the United States didn’t already face enough troubles in Syria, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan recently threatened American troops with an …

Middle East