Turkey By; Brittany Gallagher St. Nicholas, also known as Santa Claus, was born in Demre, on Turkey’s Mediterranean Coast.
How they became independent <ul><li>The Turkish war of independence started </li></ul><ul><li>On September 18, 1922 they won the war of independence </li></ul>
Turkish Flag <ul><li>The flag of Turkey consists of a white crescent moon and a star on a red background </li></ul><ul><li>The flag has a complex origin since it is an ancient design, and uses the same symbols of the late flag of the Ottoman Empire which was adopted in 1844 </li></ul>
Turkish Map <ul><li>The Capital of Turkey is Ankara </li></ul><ul><li>Another place in turkey is Eregli, it is right near the foot of the central Taurus Mountains </li></ul><ul><li>Afyon- Their spring time is cooler than ours. </li></ul>
Renaissance Reformation <ul><li>The Renaissance "began" in Florence, Italy. "Renaissance" means "rebirth" because it was believed that the human spirit had to be reawakened as it was in the classical (Greco-Roman) times. </li></ul>
Age of Absolutism <ul><li>The During the 17c and 18c, Britain, France, Austria, Prussia, and Russia were able to establish or maintain a strong monarchy, standing army, efficient tax structures, and large bureaucracy, this period is known as the "Age of Absolutism." </li></ul>
Industrial Revolution <ul><li>The Industrial Revolution was a period in the late 18 th and early 19 th centuries when major changes in agriculture, manufacturing, and transportation had effected the economic and cultural conditions in Britain </li></ul>
World War l <ul><li>was a global war which took place primarily in Europe from 1914 to 1918. </li></ul><ul><li>Over 40 million casualties resulted, including approximately 20 million military and civilian deaths. Over 60 million European soldiers were mobilized from 1914 to 1918. </li></ul>
World War ll <ul><li>was a global military conflict the joining of what had initially been two separate conflicts. The first began in Asia in 1937 as the Second Sino – Japanese War; the other began in Europe in 1939 with the German Invasion of Poland </li></ul>
The Cold War <ul><li>The Cold War was the period of conflict, tension and competition between the Unites States and the Soviet Union and their respective allies from the mid-1940s until the early 1990s. </li></ul>
Turkey’s relationship with the United States <ul><li>The friendliness of Turkey towards the United States has declined markedly over the past five years. </li></ul><ul><li>Turkey's most important international relationship has been with the United States since the end of the Second World War and the beginning of the Cold War </li></ul>
Tourist Attraction <ul><li>Sultanahmet Square Istanbul Turkey </li></ul><ul><li>The square has three main monuments, the Obelisk, the Serpent Column and the Milyonbar. During the empires, the square served as the center of entertainment, coronation ceremonies and victory parades. It had a capacity to hold 100,000 people and today it a major tourist area with many hotels and restaurants. </li></ul>
An Important Person <ul><li>Mustafa Kemal Atatürk </li></ul><ul><li>was an army officer, revolutionary statesman, and founder of the Republic of Turkey as well as its first President. </li></ul>
THE END <ul><li>ME LOVE ME SOME MR. MAY </li></ul><ul><li>. . </li></ul><ul><li>o </li></ul>
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