The Making of the Modern Near East, 1792-1923Book - 1987
During the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries the Near East underwent profound changes. Most obviously these were political: after six hundred years of pre-eminence the Ottoman Empire collapsed, to be replaced by several smaller states in South-East Europe, Western Asia and North Africa. An account of the period.
Publisher: London ; New York : Longman, 1987
Characteristics: xii, 404 p. : ill., maps ; 22 cm