Turkey unveiled: a history of modern Turkey
Turkey today -- very likely the world's fastest growing tourist destination -- defies easy categorization: European? Western? Islamic? Anarchic? Friends speak of the Turks as blunt yet hospitable, inhabiting a land rich in history and culture, a strategic ally of NATO. Detractors cite "Midnight Express, " military coups, Islamic Fundamentalism. The Turks themselves, with characteric indifference, simply say: "All is Turkey." Hugh and Nicole Pope in this very timely account attempt to fill a gap in perception.
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Review: Turkey Unveiled: A History of Modern TukeyUser Review - Goodreads
This book gives us a portrait of the last period of Turkey in an enjoyable way and may help people to begin to understand what happenned in Turkey since the First World War. But there are a few ...
Review: Turkey Unveiled: A History of Modern TukeyUser Review - Lisa - Goodreads
Difficult to rate this book. Amazing in its scope. I appreciate the effort it took to include so much history. But what a slog. I found it informative but not a pleasure to read. Read full review
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