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The Caucasus : an introduction

Author: Thomas De Waal
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 2018.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : Second editionView all editions and formats
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The Caucasus is an updated version of an essential guide that has introduced thousands of readers to a complex and fascinating region. Thomas de Waal gives a brief and stimulating portrait of Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, their multi-layered history, seemingly intractable conflicts and complex politics.
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De Waal, Thomas.
Caucasus.
New York : Oxford University Press, 2018
(OCoLC)1031910649
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas De Waal
ISBN: 9780190683108 0190683104
OCLC Number: 1057472006
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Cover; The Caucasus; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Author's Note; Introduction; 1. Among the Mountains; 2. Russia's South; 3. The Soviet Caucasus; 4. Armenia and Azerbaijan: An Intimate Quarrel; 5. Georgia's Conflicts: Abkhazia and South Ossetia; 6. Caspian Energy and Caucasian Corridors; 7. Modern Georgia: Rebirth, Rose Revolution, and Conflict; 8. Conclusion: A Modern Tour of the South Caucasus; Chronology; Notes; Index.
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The Caucasus is a mini-encyclopedia, and de Waal a peerless guide for navigating this mountainous maze of tangled enmities and ethnicities. * Andrew Meier, author of "The Lost Spy: An American in Read more...

 
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