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Old 12-30-2013, 08:03 PM   #132
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I was in Turkey (Istanbul) last year for a couple of weeks. Historically, it's an amazing place. I can't think of a more interesting capitol to explore.

The ethnic diversity is everywhere, I was curious as to how Bevis narrowed St Nick's to Greek. As you say, political boundaries alone are too simplistic.

Using that criteria, much of 19th century India must have been be white.
I guess that makes a relative of mine born in France in 1944 a German, too. A lot of spätzl eaten in that household I'm sure
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