Imbros


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Imbros

(ˈɪmbrəs)
n
(Placename) a Turkish island in the NE Aegean Sea, west of the Gallipoli Peninsula: occupied by Greece (1912–14) and Britain (1914–23). Area: 280 sq km (108 sq miles). Turkish name: Imroz
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But a guest-friend, Eetion of Imbros, freed him with a great sum, and sent him to Arisbe, whence he had escaped and returned to his father's house.
Ella Tucker stayed with the ship for the next nine months as it ferried over 8000 wounded and sick soldiers between the Gallipoli Peninsula and the hospitals on Imbros, Lemnos, Salonika, Alexandria, Malta and in England.
He adopts Turkish attire, declares himself monarch, burns down cities (Paris, Bordeaux, London, and San Francisco) for pleasure while filling his journal with his daily writings, then commits 17 years of his life to the construction of a colossal palace made of gold on the isle of Imbros.
Cuando en 1915 Shaw-Stewart estaba estacionado en la isla de Imbros (34) esperando ser enviado al infierno de Gallipoli, redacto estos versos mientras observaba a lo lejos la colina de Hisarlik sobre la costa anatolica, cuna de la legendaria Troya:
The Peninsula Press (an Australian paper) was published on the island of Imbros in Turkey and the Beach Rumours (a British paper) at Cape Helles on the Dardanelles.
Greeks of ystanbul, and those living on Imbros and Tenedos (GE[micro]kceada and Bozcaada), were miraculously exempt from this forced exile and remained in Turkey as citizens of Turkey.
Atenas pudo retener empero varias de sus posesiones como Salamina, Delos, Lemnos, Imbros, Esciros y Samos y, ademas, el Macedonio le devolvio Oropo (10).
ARCADIA - Bruce Headley has wanted to win the Malibu Stakes for more than 50years after a horse he once galloped at Golden Gate Fields, Berseem, broke the world record for seven furlongs in the 1954 running of the stake but still lost by a nose to Imbros.
I will go back this morning From Imbros over the sea; Stand in the trench, Achilles, Flame-capped, and shout for me.
The appearance of these sites without predecessors in the eastern Aegean islands and the Cyclades (excluding islands such as Chios, Imbros, and Ayios Petros where Early Neolithic remains have been found) may be attributed to a set of factors, among which trade played a major role.
Arrangements were made for the battalion to go to Imbros Island, some 25 kilometres due west of Anzac Cove.
In importance,' Sotheby's expert said, 'although it was a smaller find, the Imbros gold cup ranks in importance alongside the 1874 Schliemann discovery and the subsequent finding by Howard Carter of Tutankhamun's tomb in 1922.