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Published: 22 July 2021

432 Pages


ISBN: 9780198852964

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Dangerous Gifts

Imperialism, Security, and Civil Wars in the Levant, 1798-1864

Ozan Ozavci

  • The first genealogical analysis of western interventionism in the Levant
  • Foregrounds the agency of non-western actors
  • Embeds western interventions in the Levant into the larger context of the Eastern Question
  • Examines the Eastern Question with an innovative contrapuntal approach.
  • Consults previously unexplored archival materials from the Middle East, the United States, Russia and Western Europe
  • An open access title available under the terms of a CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 licence