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A Provincial History of the Ottoman Empire: Cyprus and the Eastern Mediterranean in the 19th CenturyTaylor and Francis 2013; US$ 145.00
Provincializing the history of the Ottoman Empire, this book provides a critical approach to the projects of ?modernity? that took place in the Eastern Mediterranean over the past two centuries. Leaving their mark on this period are; the turmoil of insurgency in Greece and Egypt, a growing intervention of European Powers in Eastern Mediterranean... more...
- Oxbow Books 2012; US$ 44.95
This volume, introduced by Edgar Peltenburg, presents the results of latest research by young scholars working on aspects of Cypriot archaeology from the Bronze Age to the Venetian period. It presents a diversity excavation, material culture, iconographic and linguistic evidence to explore the themes of ancient landscape, settlement and society; religion,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2008; US$ 42.95
On The Borders of State Power explores the changing nature, meaning and significance of international borders over time in the area referred to today as the Greater Mekong Sub-region, incorporating Burma, Cambodia, Laos, Thailand, Vietnam and China?s Yunnan province. An international line up of contributors examine the changing nature of borders... more...
- Scarecrow Press 2009; US$ 79.99
From ancient times to the present, the history of Cyprus is provided in this useful reference, which includes hundreds of cross-referenced dictionary entries on its historical, political, social, cultural, and economic history. more...
- DK Publishing 2012; US$ 20.00
The DK Eyewitness Cyprus Travel Guide will lead you straight to the best attractions Cyprus has to offer. Fully illustrated with coverage of all the major sights from Nicosia to the harbour at Kyrenia. The guide provides all the insider tips every visitor needs, whether you are bathing in the Paphos beach sun, exploring the Troodos mountains or discovering... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan Ltd. 2009; US$ 90.00
By placing the conflict in its historical, ideological, ethno-political and geostrategic context, the book extends beyond conventional realist approaches and lays bare those less visible dimensions that are often ignored by analysts and policy-makers alike. more...
- I.B.Tauris 2004; US$ 79.00
The Cyprus problem has defeated all attempts to resolve it for more than forty years. From 1996 onwards the UN, with strong support from the US, the UK and other EU members, mounted the most sustained of all the efforts to reach an agreement, so that a reunited Cyprus could join the EU in May 2004. Although it came closer to success than any previous... more...
- I.B.Tauris 2004; US$ 114.00
This book argues that two conflicting styles of nationalist imagination led to the violent rending of Cyprus in 1974 and sustained that division over decades. Based on research in both southern and northern Cyprus, the work demonstrates how the conflict emerged through Cypriots' encounters with modernity under British colonialism, and through a consequent... more...
- Oxford University Press, USA 2011; US$ 12.99
For nearly 60 years--from its uprising against British rule in the 1950s, to the bloody civil war between Greek and Turkish Cypriots in the 1960s, the Turkish invasion of Cyprus in the 1970s, and the United Nation's ongoing 30-year effort to reunite the island--the tiny Mediterranean nation of Cyprus has taken a disproportionate share of the international... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 1999; US$ 61.00
Since the 1950s Cyprus has been a place of tension, friction, and violence caused by the clashing interests and claims of the two local communities and three NATO allies - Greece, Turkey, and Britain. The Cyprus question has also presented dangers and opportunities to the USA, USSR/Russia and international organizations including the UN, NATO and the... more...