Interview with Āminah Qāsim مقابلة مع آمنة قاسم

American University of Beirut Palestinian Oral History Archives
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00:00:11 - Social and economic dynamics under British rule

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Partial Transcript: Significant Figures: Ṭālib, Muḥammad (Teacher); Ayyūb, Salīm (Mayor).

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Keywords: Agricultural economics; Antiquities; Bridal customs; British army camps; British colonialism; Children's games; Christians; Churches; Clothing and dresses; Coeducation; Customs and traditions; Dwellings; Farm animals; Interreligious relations; Intervillage relations; Jewish settlements; Mosques; Muslims; Palestinian-Jewish relations; Schools; Siblings; Sūq; Wedding traditions; Weddings; al-Jish (Palestine); al-Ṣafṣāf (Palestine)

00:19:56 - War events and the expulsion to Lebanon

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Partial Transcript: Significant Figures: Qāsim, Yūsuf (Martyr); al-Khaṭīb, Najīyah (Martyr).

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Keywords: Aerial bombing; Arab Salvation Army; Arab countries; Bint Jubayl (Lebanon); British colonialism; British-Jewish relations; Burial; Expulsion from Palestine; Guards; Haifa (Palestine); Helpfulness; Homeland; Hope; Injuries; Jewish immigration; Massacres; News; Nostalgia; Palestinian-Jewish relations; Protests against occupation; Radio stations; Return; Rumors; Skirmishes; Trenches; United Nations; Weapon acquisition; Zionist occupation