By Naci Yorulmaz

ISBN-10: 1780766335

ISBN-13: 9781780766331

initially of the 19th century, the Ottoman armaments alternate used to be fullyyt self-sufficient. yet via the top of the century, it used to be nearly solely lower than German keep an eye on. How did Germany lower than Chancellor Bismarck have the ability to triumph over what had till then been an exceptionally aggressive army marketplace? concentrating on the reign of Sultan Abdülhamid among 1876 and 1909, Naci Yorulmaz’s booklet explores the deciding on components that prompted the advance of the Ottoman armaments industry. whereas acknowledging the significance of political and financial components, Arming the Sultan concentrates at the own relationships which formed the improvement of the palms exchange, together with the bonds among arms-makers and the govt, among German politicians and Ottoman grandees, or even the non-public relationships among Kaiser Wilhelm I, Otto von Bismarck and the Sultan. Yorulmaz’s cutting edge e-book means that the price of those relationships has been ignored, and ensured German good fortune over British, French and American competition.

Show description

Read Online or Download Arming the Sultan: German Arms Trade and Personal Diplomacy in the Ottoman Empire (Library of Ottoman Studies) PDF

Similar middle eastern history books

The Small Players of the Great Game: The Settlement of - download pdf or read online

This publication bargains with the nineteenth century Anglo-Russian nice video game performed out at the territorial chessboard of jap and north-eastern elements of the waning Persian empire. the nice online game itself has been written approximately commonly, yet by no means from a Persian attitude and from the viewpoint of the neighborhood avid gamers in that video game.

Political Leaders of the Contemporary Middle East and North - download pdf or read online

This masterful compilation of biographical essays on favorite heart East and North African political leaders fills a void within the present reference literature. The essays, of considerable size and written by means of specialists, disguise 70 folks who've made an effect on international occasions for the reason that global warfare II. . . .

Get Europe and Tunisia: Democratization via Association PDF

This e-book is anxious with european democracy promoting within Tunisia, the 1st Arab signatory of an organization contract with the european. targeting the content material, context, mechanisms, and results of democratization through organization, the authors research even if Tunisia’s particular mode of democratization works in tandem with european democracy promoting ambitions, and the level to which either adapt organization in a manner that neither sabotages ecu democracy merchandising nor undermines Tunisia’s specificity.

Download e-book for iPad: Israel: An Introduction by Barry Rubin

This finished booklet presents a well-rounded creation to Israel—a definitive account of the nation's previous, its usually debatable current, and masses more. Written through a number one historian of the center East, Israel is equipped round six significant subject matters: land and folks, historical past, society, politics, economics, and tradition.

Additional info for Arming the Sultan: German Arms Trade and Personal Diplomacy in the Ottoman Empire (Library of Ottoman Studies)

Example text

Download PDF sample

Arming the Sultan: German Arms Trade and Personal Diplomacy in the Ottoman Empire (Library of Ottoman Studies) by Naci Yorulmaz


by Joseph
4.5

Rated 4.56 of 5 – based on 16 votes