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The Greek War of Independence : the struggle for freedom from Ottoman oppression and the birth of the modern Greek nation

Author: David Brewer
Publisher: Woodstock, N.Y. : Overlook Press, 2003, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Brewer
ISBN: 1585673951 9781585673957
OCLC Number: 52848897
Description: xvi, 393 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. Revolution and the Great Church --
2. Resentment and regeneration --
3. Two prophets of revolution --
4. The Philikí Etería --
5. Ali Pasha --
6. Revolt along the Danube --
7. Doubts and deliberations in the South --
8. The storm breaks --
9. The land war --
10. The war at sea --
11. The Turkish reaction --
12. The capture of Tripolis --
13. Forming a government --
14. The eyes of the world on Greece --
15. The Philhellenes in action --
16. Chios --
17. The expedition of Dramali --
18. The Greeks divided --
19. Byron's road to Greece --
20. Byron at Mesolongi --
21. Gold from London --
22. Civil war in Greece --
23. Ibrahim in the Peloponnese --
24. The involvement of the powers --
25. Odysseus and Trelawny --
26. The fall of Mesolongi --
27. The second English loan --
28. Desperate remedies --
29. Athens, the last Ottoman success --
30. The Treaty of London and the Admirals' instructions --
31. Navarino --
32. Kapodhístrias, a border and a king.
Responsibility: David Brewer.
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