Benson, E. F.

Crescent and Iron Cross. - Auckland : The Floating Press, 2011. - 1 online resource (152 p.) - eBooks on Demand .

Title; Contents; Preface; Chapter I - The Theory of the Old Turks; Chapter II - The Theory of the New Turks; Chapter III - The End of the Armenian Question; Chapter IV - The Question of Syria and Palestine; Chapter V - Deutschland über Allah; Chapter VI - 'Thy Kingdom is Divided'; Chapter VII - The Grip of the Octopus; Endnotes

Though primarily remembered today as a novelist and playwright, British author E.F. Benson was also an insightful historian and critic who published several volumes of analysis pertaining to the emergence of Europe and its cultural, political, and economic legacy. Crescent and Iron Cross is a fascinating history of Turkey and its role as the crossroads of Europe and the Middle East.

9781775453604 4.99 (NL)


Armenian question.
Germany -- Foreign relations -- Turkey.
Turkey -- Foreign relations -- Germany.
Turkey -- Foreign relations.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Turkey.
World War, 1914-1918.


Electronic books.

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