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The ghost of freedom : a history of the Caucasus

Author: Charles King
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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" ... The first general history of the modern Caucasus, stretching from the beginning of Russian imperial expansion up to rise of new countries after the Soviet Union's collapse."--Cover.
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Genre/Form: History
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King, Charles, 1967-
Ghost of freedom.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2008
(OCoLC)607792367
Online version:
King, Charles, 1967-
Ghost of freedom.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2008
(OCoLC)608406854
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Charles King
ISBN: 9780195177756 0195177754 9780195392395 0195392396
OCLC Number: 171614379
Awards: Winner of Honorable mention, 2009 Davis Center Book Prize in Political and Social Studies.
Description: xviii, 291 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Contents: Empires and boundaries --
Rule and resistance --
The imaginary Caucasus --
Nations and revolutions --
Time of troubles.
Responsibility: Charles King.
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" ... The first general history of the modern Caucasus, stretching from the beginning of Russian imperial expansion up to rise of new countries after the Soviet Union's collapse."--Cover.

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The Ghost of Freedom provides an excellent analysis of the region's turbulent history since the late 18th century; offers a rich exploration of how the Caucasus has been imagined by outsiders; and Read more...

 
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