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Cities of the Mediterranean : from the Ottomans to the present day

Author: Biray Kolluoglu; Meltem Toksöz
Publisher: London ; New York I.B. Tauris 2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Through its penetrating analysis of the various networks that connected the ports and towns of the Mediterranean and their inhabitants throughout the Ottoman period, Cities of the Mediterranean  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Biray Kolluoglu; Meltem Toksöz
ISBN: 9781780767697 1780767692
OCLC Number: 1043713320
Notes: Índices
Description: 248 p. il. bl. y n. 22 cm
Contents: CONTENTSMapping Out the Eastern Mediterranean:Toward a Cartography of Cities of Commerce,Biray Kolluoglu Kirli and Meltem Toksoez Port-cities in the Belle Epoque, Caglar Keyder Economic and Ecological Change in the Eastern Mediterranean, c. 1550-1850,Faruk Tabak Maps and Wars: Charting the Mediterranean in the Sixteenth Century,Carla Keyvanian Geographic Theatres, Port Landscapes and Architecturein the Eastern Mediterranean: Thessaloniki, Alexandria, Izmir, Cristina Pallini The Cartography of Harbor Construction in Eastern Mediterranean Cities:Technical and Urban Modernization in the Late Nineteenth Century,Vilma Hastaoglou-Martinidis Mental Maps: The Mediterranean Worlds of Two Palestinian Newspapersin the Late Ottoman Period, Johann Bussow Adding New Scales of History to the Eastern Mediterranean:Illicit Trade and the Albanian, Isa Blumi Educating the Nation: Migration and Acculturation on the two Shores of the Aegeanat the Turn of the Twentieth Century, Vangelis Kechriotis Global Networks, Regional Hegemony, and Seaport Modernizationon the Lower Danube, Constantin Iordachi Competition as Rivalry: Izmir during the Great Depression,Eyup OEzveren and Erkan Gurpinar The Deep Structures of Mediterranean Modernity, Edmund Burke III Notes List of Contributors Index
Responsibility: edited by Biray Kolluoglu and Meltem Toksöz.


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'the complexities of modernity and modernization in the Mediterranean emerge clearly in this exciting collection.' Journal of European Studies

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