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The Resource Osman's dream : the story of the Ottoman Empire, 1300-1923, Caroline Finkel

Osman's dream : the story of the Ottoman Empire, 1300-1923, Caroline Finkel

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Osman's dream : the story of the Ottoman Empire, 1300-1923
Title
Osman's dream
Title remainder
the story of the Ottoman Empire, 1300-1923
Statement of responsibility
Caroline Finkel
Title variation
  • Story of the Ottoman Empire, 1300-1923
  • History of the Ottoman Empire
  • Ottoman Empire
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Ottoman Empire was one of the largest and most influential empires in world history. Its reach extended to three continents and it survived for more than six centuries, but its history is too often colored by the memory of its bloody final throes on the battlefields of World War I. In this magisterial work-the first definitive account written for the general reader-renowned scholar and journalist Caroline Finkel lucidly recounts the epic story of the Ottoman Empire from its origins in the thirteenth century through its destruction in the twentieth
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Finkel, Caroline
Dewey number
956.1/015
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DR486
LC item number
.F56 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Turkey
  • Turkey
  • Turkey
  • Osmanisches Reich
  • Turkey
Label
Osman's dream : the story of the Ottoman Empire, 1300-1923, Caroline Finkel
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Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: London : John Murray Publishers, 2005
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 610-641) 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
Illustrations -- Acknowledgments -- Preface -- Note on spelling, names, maps and quotations -- Guide to Ottoman titles -- Maps -- First among equals -- Dynasty divided -- Imperial vision -- Sultan of the faithful -- Possessor of the kingdoms of the world -- Sedentary sultan -- Government by faction -- Revenge of the pasha -- Rule of the grandees -- Empire unravels -- Perils of insouciance -- Power of the provinces -- From the 'new order' to the 're-ordering' -- Crisis of identity -- Islamic empire -- Storm before the calm -- Sultans of the Ottoman Empire -- Chronology -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
141382700
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xix, 660 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780465023974
Lccn
2008297857
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)141382700
Label
Osman's dream : the story of the Ottoman Empire, 1300-1923, Caroline Finkel
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: London : John Murray Publishers, 2005
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 610-641) 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
Illustrations -- Acknowledgments -- Preface -- Note on spelling, names, maps and quotations -- Guide to Ottoman titles -- Maps -- First among equals -- Dynasty divided -- Imperial vision -- Sultan of the faithful -- Possessor of the kingdoms of the world -- Sedentary sultan -- Government by faction -- Revenge of the pasha -- Rule of the grandees -- Empire unravels -- Perils of insouciance -- Power of the provinces -- From the 'new order' to the 're-ordering' -- Crisis of identity -- Islamic empire -- Storm before the calm -- Sultans of the Ottoman Empire -- Chronology -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
141382700
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xix, 660 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780465023974
Lccn
2008297857
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)141382700

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