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Published: 05 November 2015

224 Pages


ISBN: 9780190250010

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Mustafa Kemal Atatürk

Heir to the Empire

Ryan Gingeras

The World in a Life Series

  • Concise biography of an influential person in world history
  • Written in a general, explanatory manner with an eye towards the global historical context of the early 20th century
  • Ataturk's failings and harsh policies are handled even handedly and reflect current trends in the academic literature; Ataturk's achievement are set in the context of his times and reflect contemporary trends in the academic literature
  • Summarizes the evolution of Ataturk's life, character and philosophy within both the broader Middle Eastern and global context
  • Includes primary sources and questions, photos, and maps

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