The Turks in World History

Unifying cultural, economic, social, and political history, this work illuminates the projection of Turkic identity across space and time and the profound transformations marked successively by the Turks' entry into Islam and into modernity ...

The Turks in World History

The Turks in World History

Traces the Turkic peoples' trajectory from steppe, to empire, to nation-state. Unifying cultural, economic, social, and political history, this work illuminates the projection of Turkic identity across space and time and the profound transformations marked successively by the Turks' entry into Islam and into modernity.

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The Turks in World History
Language: un
Pages: 300
Authors: Carter V. Findley
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Traces the Turkic peoples' trajectory from steppe, to empire, to nation-state. Unifying cultural, economic, social, and political history, this work illuminates the projection of Turkic identity across space and time and the profound transformations marked successively by the Turks' entry into Islam and into modernity.
Glimpses of World History
Language: un
Pages: 1155
Authors: Jawaharlal Nehru, James Francis Horrabin
Categories: Civilization
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher:

On New Year'S Day, 1931, Jawaharlal Nehru Began A Remarkable Series Of Letters On The History Of The World To His Daughter, Indira, Then Thirteen Years Old. Over The Next Thirty Months, Nehru Wrote Nearly Two Hundred Letters In This Series, Which Were Later Published As Glimpses Of World History.
Migration in World History
Language: un
Pages: 193
Authors: Patrick Manning
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Psychology Press

This fascinating study traces the connections among regions brought about by the movement of people, diseases, crops, technology and ideas. Drawing on examples from a wide range of geographical regions and thematic areas, Manning covers: * earliest human migrations, including the earliest hominids, their development and spread, and the controversy
The Balkans in World History
Language: en
Pages: 147
Authors: Andrew Wachtel, Dean the Graduate School Andrew Baruch Wachtel
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

In the historical and literary imagination, the Balkans loom large as a somewhat frightening but ill-defined space. Most attempts at definition focus on geography (the actual mountain range that gives the area its name and the lands surrounding it) or, more recently, on the set of prejudices attached to the
Chambers Dictionary of World History
Language: en
Pages: 982
Authors: Bruce Lenman, Hilary Marsden
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Chambers Harrap Pub Limited

Idenifies key individuals, events, places, organizations, movements, political parties, and battles.

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