The study of nations and nation-states has always interested me. The late nineteenth and early twentieth-century saw the emergence of many nation-states in
Compare the pre-World War I political and ethnic maps to post-World War I political and ethnic maps and a current political map of
Turkey and Greece: The Turks and Greeks had a scuffle after the First World War in which the Turks proved they were not weaklings.
Southern Slavs: The whole
Roma (Gypsies): As a person who I once knew told me, "No one cares for the Roma. Not yesterday, not today, not tomorrow." None of the maps linked showed any Roma population, not even the racist Nazi European race map. Roma continue to face prejudice in Central and