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The Resource Kurdistan : in the shadow of history, Susan Meiselas ; with chapter commentaries by Martin van Bruinessen

Kurdistan : in the shadow of history, Susan Meiselas ; with chapter commentaries by Martin van Bruinessen

Label
Kurdistan : in the shadow of history
Title
Kurdistan
Title remainder
in the shadow of history
Statement of responsibility
Susan Meiselas ; with chapter commentaries by Martin van Bruinessen
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Attempts to create a national archive for the Kurds through a collection of photographs, documents, articles, memoirs, and other materials that together chronicle the history of the people who have been without a country since Kurdistan was eliminated at the end of World War I
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Meiselas, Susan
Dewey number
956.6/7
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS59.K86
LC item number
M44 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Bruinessen, Martin van
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kurds
  • Kurdistan
  • Kurdos
  • Foto's
  • Kurdes
  • Unabhängigkeitsbewegung
  • CULTURAL HISTORY
  • ETHNIC CONFLICT
  • KURDISTAN
  • KURDS
Label
Kurdistan : in the shadow of history, Susan Meiselas ; with chapter commentaries by Martin van Bruinessen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Map of Kurdistan on endpapers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 383) 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
Before the Great War : Travelers and missionaries as witness -- From empires to nation-states : Conflicting claims on eastern Turkey. British occupation of Mesopotamia and the creation of Iraq. Resistance to centralization in Iran. Rebellions in Turkey. Under the Iraqi monarchy -- The Kurdish Republic of Mahabad: A Kurdish State -- Uneasy coexistence : Order restored in Iraq. The monarchy consolidates in Iran. Behind the Iron Curtain. Identity contested in Turkey -- Armed struggle for autonomy : The Republic of Iraq. The Islamic revolution in Iran. The military takes control in Turkey -- After the Cold War: From genocide to safe haven in Iraq. Polarization in Turkey -- Epilogue
Control code
36159518
Dimensions
31 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 388 pages
Isbn
9780679423898
Lccn
96053931
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)36159518
Label
Kurdistan : in the shadow of history, Susan Meiselas ; with chapter commentaries by Martin van Bruinessen
Publication
Note
Map of Kurdistan on endpapers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 383) 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
Before the Great War : Travelers and missionaries as witness -- From empires to nation-states : Conflicting claims on eastern Turkey. British occupation of Mesopotamia and the creation of Iraq. Resistance to centralization in Iran. Rebellions in Turkey. Under the Iraqi monarchy -- The Kurdish Republic of Mahabad: A Kurdish State -- Uneasy coexistence : Order restored in Iraq. The monarchy consolidates in Iran. Behind the Iron Curtain. Identity contested in Turkey -- Armed struggle for autonomy : The Republic of Iraq. The Islamic revolution in Iran. The military takes control in Turkey -- After the Cold War: From genocide to safe haven in Iraq. Polarization in Turkey -- Epilogue
Control code
36159518
Dimensions
31 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 388 pages
Isbn
9780679423898
Lccn
96053931
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)36159518

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