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The Ottoman Endgame- War, Revolution and the Making of the Modern East, 1908-1923

The Ottoman Endgame- War, Revolution and the Making of the Modern East, 1908-1923

Author: Sean McMeekin
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The Ottoman Endgame is the first, and definitive, single-volume history of the Ottoman empire's decade-long war for survival. Beginning with Italy's invasion of Ottoman Tripoli in September 1911, the opening salvo in what would soon spiral into a European conflict, the book concludes with the establishment of Turkish independence in the Treaty of Lausanne, 1923. This is the first time an author has woven the entire epic together from start to finish - and it will cause many readers to fundamentally re-evaluate their understanding of the conflict. The consequences, well into the 21st century, could not have been more momentous.

Author description

Sean McMeekin is Professor of History at Bard College, New York. For some years he taught at Bilkent University, Istanbul. His books include the highly successful The Berlin-Baghdad Express (Penguin), The Russian Origins of the First World War and July 1914.

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General Fields

  • : 9780718199715
  • : Penguin Books Ltd
  • : Penguin Books Ltd
  • : May 2016
  • : 198mm X 129mm
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : en
  • : 576
  • : Sean McMeekin
  • : Paperback