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

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

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The Berlin-Baghdad express : the Ottoman Empire and Germany's bid for world power
Title
The Berlin-Baghdad express
Title remainder
the Ottoman Empire and Germany's bid for world power
Statement of responsibility
Sean McMeekin
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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1974-
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McMeekin, Sean
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Jihad
  • Germany
  • Geopolitics
  • Germany
  • Turkey
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The Berlin-Baghdad express : the Ottoman Empire and Germany's bid for world power, Sean McMeekin
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Publication
Note
First published in the United Kingdom in 2010 by Penguin Books Ltd
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue : the view from Haydarpasha -- 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 -- An Austrian in Arabia -- Showdown at the Suez Canal -- Gallipoli : from disaster to triumph -- The blood of the prophet -- The shia stratagem -- To the gates 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
2010019199
Extent
460 p.
Isbn
9780674057395
Lccn
2010019199
Label
The Berlin-Baghdad express : the Ottoman Empire and Germany's bid for world power, Sean McMeekin
Publication
Note
First published in the United Kingdom in 2010 by Penguin Books Ltd
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue : the view from Haydarpasha -- 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 -- An Austrian in Arabia -- Showdown at the Suez Canal -- Gallipoli : from disaster to triumph -- The blood of the prophet -- The shia stratagem -- To the gates 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
2010019199
Extent
460 p.
Isbn
9780674057395
Lccn
2010019199

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