The Ottoman Endgame : among them world war i -...

The Ottoman Endgame : wars - chief among them world

The Ottoman Endgame - would engulf the Ottoman Empire and its successor states. Beginning with Italy's invasion...

Author : Sean McMeekin

successor states. Beginning with Italy's invasion of Ottoman Tripoli in September 1911, the opening

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Tripoli in September 1911, the opening salvo in what would soon spiral into a

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spiral into a European conflict, the book concludes with the establishment of Turkish independence

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The Ottoman Endgame : them world war i-- would engulf...

The Ottoman Endgame : wars-- chief among them world war

The Ottoman Endgame engulf the Ottoman Empire and its successor states. It is a story we think we...

Author : Sean McMeekin

It is a story we think we know well, but, as Sean McMeekin shows us

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well, but, as Sean McMeekin shows us in this revelatory new history, we know far

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history, we know far less than we think. Drawing from his years of ground-breaking research

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The Ottoman Endgame : the first world war' simon sebag...

The Ottoman Endgame : best writers on the first world

The Ottoman Endgame Sebag Montefiore Shortlisted for the Duke of Westminster Medal for Military Literature The Ottoman Endgame...

Author : Sean McMeekin

Medal for Military Literature The Ottoman Endgame is the first, and definitive, single-volume history of

Publisher : Penguin UK

the first, and definitive, single-volume history of the Ottoman empire's agonising war for survival. Beginning

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war for survival. Beginning with Italy's invasion of Ottoman Tripoli in September 1911, the Empire

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The Berlin-Baghdad Express : the first world war, and mcmeekin...

The Berlin-Baghdad Express : the crucible of the first world

The Berlin-Baghdad Express McMeekin reveals in this startling reinterpretation, it was neither the British...

Author : Sean McMeekin

neither the British nor the French but rather a small clique

Publisher : Harvard University Press

a small clique of Germans and Turks who thrust the Islamic

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world into the conflict for their own political, economic, and military

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The Fall Of The Ottomans : resources after years of war against balkan...

The Fall of the Ottomans : of men and resources after years of

The Fall of the Ottomans against Balkan nationalist and Italian forces. But in the aftermath of...

Author : Eugene Rogan

the aftermath of the assassination in Sarajevo, the powers of Europe

Publisher : Basic Books

powers of Europe were sliding inexorably toward war, and not even

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the Middle East could escape the vast and enduring consequences of

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July 1914 : late june 1914, the world seemed...

July 1914 : franz ferdinand in late june 1914,

July 1914 seemed unmoved. Even Ferdinand's own uncle, Franz Josef I, was notably ambivalent about the...

Author : Sean McMeekin

I, was notably ambivalent about the death of the Hapsburg heir, saying simply, “It

Publisher : Basic Books

the Hapsburg heir, saying simply, “It is God's will.” Certainly, there was nothing to

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was nothing to suggest that the episode would lead to conflict—much less a world

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Like A Sword Wound : a changing society set during the fall...

Like a Sword Wound : sensual epic of a changing society set

Like a Sword Wound the fall of one of history's greatest empires. Altan's "Ottoman Quartet" spans the fifty...

Author : Ahmet Altan

Altan's "Ottoman Quartet" spans the fifty years between the final decades of the 19th

Publisher : Europa Editions

the final decades of the 19th century and the post-WWI rise of AtatuÌ^rk as

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of AtatuÌ^rk as both unchallenged leader and visionary reformer of the new Turkey. The

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A Brief History Of The Late Ottoman Empire : straddled three continents and encompassed...

A Brief History of the Late Ottoman Empire : the ottoman empire straddled three

A Brief History of the Late Ottoman Empire extraordinary ethnic and cultural diversity among the estimated thirty million people living...

Author : M. Şükrü Hanioğlu

thirty million people living within its borders. It was perhaps the most

Publisher : Princeton University Press

was perhaps the most cosmopolitan state in the world--and possibly the most

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most volatile. A Brief History of the Late Ottoman Empire now gives

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The Modernisation Of Russia, 1676-1825 : century squarely in its european context. the conceptual...

The Modernisation of Russia, 1676-1825 : russia's 'long' eighteenth century squarely in its european

The Modernisation of Russia, 1676-1825 context. The conceptual framework is set out in an opening critique of modernisation which,...

Author : Simon Dixon

an opening critique of modernisation which, while rejecting its linear implications, maintains its focus

Publisher : Cambridge University Press

its linear implications, maintains its focus on the relationship between government, economy and society.

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economy and society. Following a chronological introduction, a series of thematic chapters (covering topics

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Agents Of Empire : page verso....

Agents of Empire : random house uk"--title page verso.

Agents of Empire ...

Author : Noel Malcolm

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History's Greatest Heist : revolution: how did the bolsheviks, despite...

History's Greatest Heist : of the russian revolution: how did

History's Greatest Heist despite facing a world of enemies and leaving nothing but economic ruin in their path,...

Author : Sean McMeekin

nothing but economic ruin in their path, manage to stay in power through five long

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to stay in power through five long years of civil war? In this penetrating book,

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In this penetrating book, Sean McMeekin draws on previously undiscovered materials from the Soviet Ministry

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The Russian Origins Of The First World War : of the war’s beginning as either...

The Russian Origins of the First World War : the standard notion of the war’s

The Russian Origins of the First World War either a Germano-Austrian pre-emptive strike or a miscalculation. The key to...

Author : Sean McMeekin

The key to the outbreak of violence, he argues, lies in

Publisher : Harvard University Press

argues, lies in St. Petersburg. Russian statesmen unleashed the war through

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policy decisions based on imperial ambitions in the Near East.

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Heroin, Organized Crime, And The Making Of Modern Turkey : the history of organized crime in turkey...

Heroin, Organized Crime, and the Making of Modern Turkey : modern turkey explores the history of organized

Heroin, Organized Crime, and the Making of Modern Turkey in Turkey and the roles which gangs and gangsters have played in the making of...

Author : Ryan Gingeras

gangsters have played in the making of the Turkish state and Turkish politics. Turkey's underworld,

Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA

Turkish state and Turkish politics. Turkey's underworld, which has been at the heart of several

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the heart of several devastating scandals over the last several decades, is strongly tied to

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Shattering Empires : the russian empire were watershed events in...

Shattering Empires : the disintegration of the russian empire were

Shattering Empires events in modern history. The unravelling of these empires was both cause and consequence of World...

Author : Michael A. Reynolds

empires was both cause and consequence of World War I and resulted in the deaths of

Publisher : Cambridge University Press

War I and resulted in the deaths of millions. It irrevocably changed the landscape of the

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changed the landscape of the Middle East and Eurasia and reverberates to this day in conflicts

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The Ottoman Road To War In 1914 : in late october 1914, months after...

The Ottoman Road to War in 1914 : first world war in late october

The Ottoman Road to War in 1914 after the war's devastations had become clear? Were its leaders 'simple-minded,' 'below-average' individuals, as...

Author : Mustafa Aksakal

its leaders 'simple-minded,' 'below-average' individuals, as the doyen of Turkish diplomatic history has argued?

Publisher : Cambridge University Press

of Turkish diplomatic history has argued? Or, as others have claimed, did the Ottomans

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did the Ottomans enter the war because War Minister Enver Pasha, dictating Ottoman decisions,

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Sherbet And Spice : turkish desserts explores their endless varieties...

Sherbet and Spice : cultural significance of turkish desserts explores

Sherbet and Spice varieties and the stories behind several famous sweets as reflected in royal and...

Author : Mary Isin

as reflected in royal and everyday venues. 10,000 first printing.

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first printing.

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The Origins Of Arab Nationalism : beth baron, provide a broad survey of...

The Origins of Arab Nationalism : reeva simon, and beth baron, provide a

The Origins of Arab Nationalism survey of the Arab world at the turn of the century,...

Author : Rashid Khalidi

of the century, permitting a comparison of developments in a variety

Publisher : Columbia University Press

in a variety of settings from Syria and Egypt to the

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Hijaz, Libya, and Iraq.

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The Russian Revolution : growing by about 10% annually and...

The Russian Revolution : russian economy was growing by about

The Russian Revolution and its population had reached 150 million. By 1920 the country was in desperate...

Author : Sean McMeekin

1920 the country was in desperate financial straits and more than 20 million Russians

Publisher : Profile Books

and more than 20 million Russians had died. And by 1950, a third of

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a third of the globe had embraced communism. The triumph of Communism sets a

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