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The Resource Greece, the hidden centuries : Turkish rule from the fall of Constantinople to Greek independence, David Brewer

Greece, the hidden centuries : Turkish rule from the fall of Constantinople to Greek independence, David Brewer

Label
Greece, the hidden centuries : Turkish rule from the fall of Constantinople to Greek independence
Title
Greece, the hidden centuries
Title remainder
Turkish rule from the fall of Constantinople to Greek independence
Statement of responsibility
David Brewer
Title variation
Greece
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
For almost four hundred years, between the fall of Constantinople in 1453 and the Greek War of Independence, the history of Greece is shrouded in mystery: distorted by Greek writers and largely neglected by others. What was life really like for the Greeks under Ottoman rule?
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1932-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brewer, David
Dewey number
949.5/05
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DF801
LC item number
.B74 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Greece
  • Greece
  • Turkey
  • Turks
  • Greece
  • Greece
  • Ethnic relations
  • Manners and customs
  • Turks
  • Greece
  • Turkey
  • Griechenland
  • Griechenland
  • Griechenland
  • Grekland
  • Osmanska riket
Label
Greece, the hidden centuries : Turkish rule from the fall of Constantinople to Greek independence, David Brewer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 294-297) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: The Greek view of Turkish rule -- Greece before the Turks -- 1453: the fall of Constantinople -- Sultans and patriarchs -- The Greek peasants -- The Italians in the Aegean -- Pirates and slaves -- The fall of Cyprus -- 1571: Lepanto -- Mainland Greece and town life -- The Greek church -- Venetian Crete -- 1669: the Turks take Crete -- Turkish rule in Cyprus and Crete -- The changing Ottoman Empire -- Hunger and disease -- Travellers to Greece -- 1770: the Orlov revolt -- Greeks abroad -- Greeks and the Enlightenment -- The Enlightenment attacked -- Prelude to revolution -- 1821: the war of independence -- One man's war: Nikólaos Kasomoúlis -- Some conclusions
Control code
436265542
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 308 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781848850477
Lccn
2010502575
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)436265542
Label
Greece, the hidden centuries : Turkish rule from the fall of Constantinople to Greek independence, David Brewer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 294-297) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: The Greek view of Turkish rule -- Greece before the Turks -- 1453: the fall of Constantinople -- Sultans and patriarchs -- The Greek peasants -- The Italians in the Aegean -- Pirates and slaves -- The fall of Cyprus -- 1571: Lepanto -- Mainland Greece and town life -- The Greek church -- Venetian Crete -- 1669: the Turks take Crete -- Turkish rule in Cyprus and Crete -- The changing Ottoman Empire -- Hunger and disease -- Travellers to Greece -- 1770: the Orlov revolt -- Greeks abroad -- Greeks and the Enlightenment -- The Enlightenment attacked -- Prelude to revolution -- 1821: the war of independence -- One man's war: Nikólaos Kasomoúlis -- Some conclusions
Control code
436265542
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 308 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781848850477
Lccn
2010502575
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)436265542

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