Ataturk: The Rebirth of a Nation by Patrick Kinross

By Patrick Kinross

The definitive biography of the daddy of recent Turkey, a strong determine within the still-unfolding drama of the center East.

With the cave in of the Ottoman Empire after the 1st global warfare got here the emergence of latest countries, leader between them Turkey itself. It was once the production of 1 guy, the soldier-statesman Mustafa Kemal, who dragged his state from the center a long time to the 20 th century, and in defeating Western imperialists encouraged 'the reason for the East'. Lord Kinross writes of the intrigues of empires, the brutalities of civil warfare, own braveness - exhibiting us Ataturk, the incarnation of glory - in addition to of Kemal's younger ambition, and his issues of his wife.

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