The History of Turkey

The History of Turkey

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A comprehensive overview of the history of Turkey ranging from the earliest Neolithic civilizations, to the establishment of the Republic in 1923, to the present-day tenure of President Erdoğan.

* Covers the history of Turkey since antiquity

* Explores Turkey's ancient civilizations, such as the Ottomans, the Byzantines, the Romans, the Greeks, the Hittites, and other Indo-Europeans

* Emphasizes the evolution of the modern Turkish democracy in the last 100 years

* Discusses the mixed legacy of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, including Turkish nationalism, aggressive secularism, and repeated military meddling in Turkey's democratic system

Publisher: Santa Barbara, California : Greenwood, [2016]
Edition: Second edition.
Copyright Date: ©2016
ISBN: 9781440834660
Branch Call Number: 956.1 HOW 2016
Characteristics: xxvi, 283 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm.


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