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Crescent & Star

Crescent & Star

Turkey Between Two Worlds

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Published by Diane Pub. .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages252
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7996097M
ISBN 100756769655
ISBN 109780756769659

  CRESCENT AND STAR. Turkey Between Two Worlds. By Stephen Kinzer. pp. New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux. $ Stephen Kinzer came to Turkey in as the New York Times bureau chief in. Crescent and Star Turkey Between Two Worlds (Book): Kinzer, Stephen: If Turkey lived up to its potential, it could rule the world - but will it? A passionate report from the front lines For centuries few terrors were more vivid in the West than fear of the Turk, and many people still think of Turkey as repressive, wild, and dangerous. Crescent and Star is Stephen Kinzer's .

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Kinzer tracks the Republic's turn to the Islamic right in the late 90s and its post emergence as a confident regional power broker ready to cast off American, NATO and European Union constraints to /5().

Stephen Kinzer's Crescent and Star is a work of journalism about Turkey, covering several different areas of the country's history and present, including the controversial ones. The book begins with the country's origins following the late Ottoman empire and on to Kemal Ataturk and the Young Turks/5.

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Crescent and Star is an attempt to update that view, and Kinzer, the former Istanbul bureau chief for the New York Times, is just the writer for the job. Kinzer tracks the Republic's turn to the Islamic right in the late 90s and its post emergence as a confident regional power broker ready to cast off American, NATO and European Union constraints to pursue its own interests/5().

In this newly revised edition of Crescent and Star, he adds much important new information on the many exciting transformations in Turkey's government and politics that have kept it in the headlines, and also shows how recent developments in both American and European policies (and not only the war in Iraq) have affected this unique and perplexing by: Crescent and Star is an attempt to update that view, and Kinzer, the former Istanbul bureau chief for the New York Times, is just the writer for the job.

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The reading guide includes. The Paperback of the Crescent and Star: Turkey Between Two Worlds by Stephen Kinzer at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. In the first edition of this widely praised book, Stephen Kinzer made the convincing claim that Turkey was the country to watch — poised between Europe and Asia, between the glories of its Ottoman past and /5(9).

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A lively, engaging report on modern-day Turkey, a nation poised between democracy and military rule. Kinzer (Blood of Brothers, ), former Istanbul bureau chief for the New York Times, is unabashed in his enthusiasm for the Turkish people and their rough-edged, yet vibrant, centuries-old quality energizes his consideration of Turkish history as reflected by their 21st.

"Crescent Star paints a vivid portrait of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, and does so in a fair and sympathetic way. At the same time, both Avid and Moussa are depicted as typical questioning teens, unsure if the path their parents have laid out is right for them.

Kinzer, the New York Times bureau chief in Istanbul for five years, clearly shows his intimate knowledge of the country’s past and conflicted present in Crescent and Star. Book Now. Why Crescent Star. A Cleaner Environment.

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Contracts welcome. "A sharp, spirited appreciation of where Turkey stands now, and where it may head." —Carlin Romano, The Philadelphia InquirerIn the first edition of this widely praised book, Stephen Kinzer made the convincing claim that Turkey was the country to watch -- poised between Europe and Asia, between the glories of its Ottoman past and its hopes for a democratic future, between 4/5(5).Crescent Star Book.

4 likes 1 talking about this. BookFollowers: 4. Book Summary: The title of this book is Crescent and Star and it was written by Stephen Kinzer. This particular edition is in a Paperback format.

This books publish date is and it has a suggested retail price of $ It was published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux and has a total of pages in the :