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Author Fewster, Kevin.

Title Gallipoli : the Turkish story / Kevin Fewster, Vecihi Başarin and Hatice Hurmuz Başarin
Edition [Second] edition
Published Crows Nest, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 2003
Crows Nest, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 2003


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Description xvii, 166 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 23 cm
regular print
Contents A note on terminology -- Place names on the peninsula -- Pronunciation of the Turkish alphabet -- Turkish/Ottoman history: A brief chronology -- Introduction -- 1. A special bond -- 2. A proud heritage -- 3. Defending the homeland -- 4. F '...a brave and tenacious enemy' -- 5. Honour is restored -- 6. From Atatuk to Anzac Day Postscript: symbols for tomorrow?
Summary Almost every Australian and New Zealander has heard the story of the Anzacs at Gallipoli, yet most wouldn't recognise the battle by its Turkish name - the Battle of Canakkale. This book portrays the view from the Turkish side of the trenches, and in so doing, paints a richer portrait of the past
Analysis Attitudes
Australian Army
Gallipoli Campaign
World War 1
Notes First published in 1985 as: A Turkish view of Gallipoli : Canakkale
Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 152-160) and index
Notes Also published as an electronic book (Etitle) by James Bennett Pty. Ltd., in 2003 with ISBN 1741150930
Subject World War, 1914-1918 -- Personal narratives, Turkish.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns -- Turkey -- Gallipoli Peninsula.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Participation, Turkish
World War, 1914-1918 -- Turkey.
Turkey -- History, Military.
Genre/Form Personal narratives.
Author Başarin, Hatice Hürmüz, 1955-
Başarin, Vecihi, 1947-
LC no. 00002422
ISBN 1741140455
1741141613 (special edition)