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The Young Atatürk: From Ottoman Soldier to Statesman of Turkey

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Winner of a 2014 Distinguished Book Award from The Society of Military History and Shortlisted for the 2014 Longman-History Today Book Prize

Mustafa Kemal – latterly and better known as Atatürk - is without doubt the most famous figure in modern Turkish history. But what was his path to power? And how did his early career as a soldier in the Ottoman army affect his later de
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Hardcover, 267 pages
Published May 22nd 2013 by I. B. Tauris (first published January 1st 2013)
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Christopher
Dec 29, 2016 rated it it was amazing
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Considering that most studies of Ataturk's career seem to, proportionally at least, blow past his military career post-Gallipolli and pre 1922, this is a welcome addition to the source material. In addition, it is well researched and thoroughly cited and this work is then sewn together with an excellent analysis of how the self-taught scholarship in philosophy and political theory of the man was related to both his political and military leadership style. ...more
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Sep 05, 2017 rated it really liked it
A concise and well-researched account on the early years of Atatürk. As a military historian, the author gives very interesting insights on Atatürk's military campaigns. He successfully explains Atatürk's political and military strategies during the War of Independence. Worth read. ...more
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Mustafa Kemal Atatürk'ün askerlik yönünü daha iyi anlamak için okunması gereken bir eser.

Daha fazlası için;
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