Cilicia 1909: the massacre of Armenians
Terzian, Hagop H.
London: Gomidas Institute, 2009, 158 pages. ISBN 978-1903656952.
This book is an abridged translation of the original 1912 Armenian documentary work, Giligio Aghedu.
This book is about the 1909 massacre of Armenians in the Ottoman province of Adana. The massacre claimed over 20,000 lives and took place six years before the 1915 genocide of Armenians in the Ottoman Empire.
Hagop Terzian was born in Hadjin near Adana. He was a chemist and an intellectual. He was also a correspondent for newspapers published in Constantinople. Terzian was one of the first Armenian intellectuals who were arrested and killed in the Armenian genocide of 1915.