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Crescent and Star: Turkey Between Two Worlds

£3.99

Product description

Kinzer offers an intimate report on Turkey, tracing its development into a modern state and explaining the dilemmas it now faces. Turkey is poised between Europe and Asia, caught between the glories of its Ottoman past and hope for a democratic future, between the traditional power of its army and the needs of its impatient citizens, between Muslim traditions and secular expectations. Will it continue to hide behind its fears, remaining only half-free and fulfilling only half its potential or will it yield to the pressure of a new generation and become a powerful and prosperous democracy?

Both book and d/w are in very good+ condition. Remainder mark to top edge of text block.

Item details

Author(s):
Kinzer, Stephen
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
23.5 x 16 cm
Edition:
First edition, 2001
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0374131430
ISBN-13:
9780374131432
Number of pages:
252
Publisher:
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Title:
Crescent and Star: Turkey Between Two Worlds

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Kinzer offers an intimate report on Turkey, tracing its development into a modern state and explaining the dilemmas it now faces. Turkey is poised between Europe and Asia, caught between the glories of its Ottoman past and hope for a democratic future, between the traditional power of its army and the needs of its impatient citizens, between Muslim traditions and secular expectations. Will it continue to hide behind its fears, remaining only half-free and fulfilling only half its potential or will it yield to the pressure of a new generation and become a powerful and prosperous democracy?

Both book and d/w are in very good+ condition. Remainder mark to top edge of text block.

Author(s):
Kinzer, Stephen
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
23.5 x 16 cm
Edition:
First edition, 2001
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0374131430
ISBN-13:
9780374131432
Number of pages:
252
Publisher:
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Title:
Crescent and Star: Turkey Between Two Worlds

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