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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

Label
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
Cataloging source
UKM
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1974-
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McMeekin, Sean
Dewey number
956.10154
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS61.85
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Germany
  • Turkey
  • Great Britain
  • Germany
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
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xv, 460 pages ;
Isbn
9781846143236
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • ocn540161701
  • (OCoLC)540161701
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
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xv, 460 pages ;
Isbn
9781846143236
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • ocn540161701
  • (OCoLC)540161701

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