Armenian 416 -3 - 2/7/2012 Armenian Cultural movements...

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2/7/2012 Armenian Cultural movements during the 19 th century – Russians had goal of coming down south to go to Mediterranean south. At this point in time Armenian merchants were very prominent and successful in Iran and India, because the success of shabaz the great in iran. British toppled the Armenians from their positions after gaining their trust Soon Russia would be in turmoil – revolutionary democrats, the abolishment of serfdom, political upheaval Peter the great, czar of Russia was interested in creating closer relations between Russia and the rest of Europe Armenian authors and patriots viewed that you stay loyal to your country by staying loyal through your church, and the Armenian church was the nationally recognized Armenian thinkers, influenced by enlightenment, science, diplomacy and other secular matters, had moved to London to avoid persecution at the hands of the czar. Believed in a democratic state Armenian political parties were founded by the eastern Armenians for the western
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