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- Palgrave Macmillan 2002; US$ 37.00
The tragedies of Bosnia and Kosovo are often explained away as the unchangeable legacy of 'centuries-old hatreds'. In this richly detailed, expertly balanced chronicle of the Balkans across fifteen centuries, Hupchick sets a complicated record straight. Organized around the three great civilizations of the region - Western European, Orthodox Christian... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 1999; US$ 74.00
Balancing in the Balkans treats this region as a laboratory for exploring ideas about globalism, the creation of transnational economic communities from capital flows across political boundaries, tribalism, and the disintegration of nations into ethnic factions based upon ancient hatreds. more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2007; US$ 114.95
This comprehensive study focuses on the future of Turkish foreign and security policies within the emerging strategies of the two Wests. It examines Turkish foreign policy in the context of trans-Atlantic relations as a global actor, and with respect to conflict, new power relations, energy security, Greece, Cyprus and the environment. more...
- Oxford University Press, USA 2009; US$ 18.99
Imagining the Balkans examines how an innocent geographic appellation was transformed into a powerful and widespread pejorative designation. In a new afterword, Maria Todorova discusses the reaction to her dubbing of the term Balkanism and recent events in the Balkans. more...
- Scarecrow Press 2009; US$ 119.99
The third edition of the Historical Dictionary of Turkey explores the history of this fascinating country through a chronology, an introductory essay, a bibliography, and hundreds of cross-referenced dictionary entries on important persons, places, events, and institutions, as well as on significant political, economic, social, and cultural aspects. more...
- ABC-CLIO 2008; US$ 63.00
The Ottoman Empire was one of the most powerful empires in history, known for its military prowess, multi-cultural make-up, and advances in art and architecture. Positioned at the crossroads of East and West, at its height it encompassed most of Southeastern Europe, the Middle East, and North Africa. In existence from the late 13th century until 1922,... more...
- I.B.Tauris 2010; US$ 96.00
Josip Broz Tito was a remarkable figure in the history of Communism, the Second World War, the Balkans and post-war Eastern Europe. He was the only European besides Lenin to lead a successful Communist revolution and became one of the most renowned Communist leaders of all time. For a certain generation, he was remembered as someone who stood up to... more...
- Seal Press 2009; US$ 15.95
As the Western world struggles to comprehend the paradoxes of modern Turkey, Tales from the Expat Harem reveals its most personal nuances. This illuminating anthology provides a window into the country from the perspective of thirty-two expatriates from seven different nations?artists, entrepreneurs, Peace Corps volunteers, archaeologists, missionaries,... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2011; US$ 90.00
This book is inspired by recent scholarship that reexamines the dramatic changes affecting heterogeneous societies in late nineteenth century empires. It expands the analysis of transformation beyond conventional methods of studying "failed" empires - the emergence of ethnonationalism, sharpened class and gendered sectarian differences - and restates... more...