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Ataturk : a new intellectual biography

Ataturk : a new intellectual biography

Author: M Sukru Hanioglu
Publisher: Princeton : Princeton University Press, 2017.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Named Person: Kemal Atatürk
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: M Sukru Hanioglu
ISBN: 0691175829 9780691175829
OCLC Number: 982075856
Notes: This edition has a new preface by the author; first published in 2011.
Contents: List of Figures and Tables ix A Note on Transliteration and Personal and Place Names xi Turkish Pronunciation Guide xiii Acknowledgments xv Introduction 1 Chapter 1. Fin-de-siecle Salonica 8 Chapter 2. Das Volk in Waffen: The Formation of an Ottoman Officer 31 Chapter 3. The Scientism of the Young Turks 48 Chapter 4. From Wars to the Great War: A Hero Is Born 68 Chapter 5. Muslim Communism? The Turkish War of Independence 86 Chapter 6. The Secular Republic 129 Chapter 7. Nationalism and Kemalism 160 Chapter 8. Turkey and the West 199 Conclusion 226 Bibliography 233 Index 255
Responsibility: M. Sukru Hanioglu; with a new preface by the author.


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"Fresh and concise."--New Yorker "A significant achievement, and indispensable for anyone seeking to understand the roots of modern Turkey."--Times Higher Education "Ataturk does not lack for Read more...

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