Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 April 2018

224 Pages | 6 B/W illustrations

9.21 x 6.14 inches

ISBN: 9781474435727

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Prisons in the Late Ottoman Empire

Microcosms of Modernity

First Edition

Kent F. Schull

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Edinburgh Studies on the Ottoman Empire

  • Revises Western images of Ottoman prisons as sites of Oriental brutality
  • The product of many years of reading, teaching and writing by this world-renowned critic
  • Supported by the abundant previous scholarship on these texts