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The rise and fall of Khoqand, 1709-1876 : Central Asia in the global age

Author: Scott Cameron Levi
Publisher: Pittsburgh, PA : University of Pittsburgh Press, [2017] ©2017
Series: Central Eurasia in context.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book analyzes how Central Asians actively engaged with the rapidly globalizing world of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. In presenting the first English-language history of the Khanate of Khoqand (1709-1876), Scott C. Levi examines the rise of that extraordinarily dynamic state in the Ferghana Valley. Levi reveals the many ways in which the Khanate's integration with globalizing forces shaped political,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Scott Cameron Levi
ISBN: 0822965062 9780822965060
OCLC Number: 989038311
Description: xxviii, 258 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm.
Contents: A new Uzbek Dynasty, 1709-1769 --
Crafting a state, 1769-1799 --
The Khanate of Khoqand, 1799-1811 --
A new "Timurid Renaissance," 1811-1822 --
A new crisis, 1822- 1844 --
Civil War, 1844-1853 --
Khoqand defeated, 1853-1876.
Series Title: Central Eurasia in context.
Other Titles: Central Asia in the global age
Responsibility: Scott C. Levi.

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This book analyzes how Central Asians actively engaged with the rapidly globalizing world of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. In presenting the first English-language history of the Khanate  Read more...

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Seldom have I read a history of modern Central Asia so beautifully written, clearly constructed, and deeply researched. Levi's fine prose, wit and, erudition make this manuscript a readable, Read more...

 
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