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A military history of the Ottomans : from Osman to Atatürk

Author: Mesut Uyar; Edward J Erickson
Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : Praeger Security International/ABC-CLIO, ©2009.
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"A Military History of the Ottomans: From Osman to Ataturk presents an Ottoman and Turkish perspective on the rise of the Ottoman military as an effective institution. The book, which revises and corrects prevailing Eurocentric accounts, focuses on the revolutions in military affairs and transformations that enabled the Ottomans to field an effective fighting machine. It offers a chronological overview of the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Military history
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Uyar, Mesut.
Military history of the Ottomans.
Santa Barbara, Calif. : Praeger Security International/ABC-CLIO, ©2009
(DLC) 2009020872
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mesut Uyar; Edward J Erickson
ISBN: 031305603X 9780313056031
OCLC Number: 716948339
Notes: Titre de l'écran-titre (visionné le 3 février 2011).
Description: xi, 379 p., [16] p. de plates : illustrations, cartes, fichiers HTML
Responsibility: Mesut Uyar and Edward J. Erickson.

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Tracks the growth of the Ottoman Army as a professional institution from the perspective of the Ottomans themselves.  Read more...

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