Le déclin de l'hellénisme
(The decline of Hellenism)
by Louis-Paul Alaux and René Puaux

Published:  Paris, Payot & Cie, 1916.
136 pages

This book describes the Greeks in Asia Minor (Cappadocia, Smyrna, Samsoun, etc.) and their suffering under the Young Turks between 1912-1916. Persecutions, expulsions, deportations and destruction of Greek villages are detailed. The last part of the book details Hellenism in Bulgaria.


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David Lloyd George - Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

“...tens of thousands of men, women and children have been deported, and tens of thousands have died. It was pure deliberate extermination.” 

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