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The Resource The Berlin-Baghdad express : the Ottoman Empire and Germany's bid for world power, 1898-1918, Sean McMeekin

The Berlin-Baghdad express : the Ottoman Empire and Germany's bid for world power, 1898-1918, Sean McMeekin

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The Berlin-Baghdad express : the Ottoman Empire and Germany's bid for world power, 1898-1918
Title
The Berlin-Baghdad express
Title remainder
the Ottoman Empire and Germany's bid for world power, 1898-1918
Statement of responsibility
Sean McMeekin
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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1974-
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McMeekin, Sean
Dewey number
956.10154
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Germany
  • Turkey
  • Great Britain
Label
The Berlin-Baghdad express : the Ottoman Empire and Germany's bid for world power, 1898-1918, Sean McMeekin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 413-[426]) and index
Contents
The Kaiser, the baron and the dragoman -- Berlin to Baghdad -- Young Turks and old caliphs -- A gift from Mars: German holy war fever -- The war for the Porte -- The first global jihad: death to infidels everywhere! (unless they be Germans, Austrians, Hungarians, Americans or - possibly - Italians) -- Parting the Red Sea -- Au Austrian in Arabia -- Showdown at the Suez Canal -- Gallipoli: from disaster to triumph -- The blood of the prophet -- The Shia stratagem -- To the gate of India -- Trouble on the Baghdad railway -- The reluctant Mahdi -- Iranian implosion -- Betrayal in Mecca -- The holy war devours its children -- Consolation prize? the race for Baku -- Epilogue: The strange death of German Zionism and the Nazi-Muslim connection
Control code
000045826534
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 460 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781846143236
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., ports., maps
Label
The Berlin-Baghdad express : the Ottoman Empire and Germany's bid for world power, 1898-1918, Sean McMeekin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 413-[426]) and index
Contents
The Kaiser, the baron and the dragoman -- Berlin to Baghdad -- Young Turks and old caliphs -- A gift from Mars: German holy war fever -- The war for the Porte -- The first global jihad: death to infidels everywhere! (unless they be Germans, Austrians, Hungarians, Americans or - possibly - Italians) -- Parting the Red Sea -- Au Austrian in Arabia -- Showdown at the Suez Canal -- Gallipoli: from disaster to triumph -- The blood of the prophet -- The Shia stratagem -- To the gate of India -- Trouble on the Baghdad railway -- The reluctant Mahdi -- Iranian implosion -- Betrayal in Mecca -- The holy war devours its children -- Consolation prize? the race for Baku -- Epilogue: The strange death of German Zionism and the Nazi-Muslim connection
Control code
000045826534
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 460 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781846143236
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., ports., maps

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