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White Russians on the Bosphorus : 1919 – 1929 White Russians on the Bosphorus : 1919 – 1929
White Russians on the Bosphorus : 1919 – 1929 White Russians on the Bosphorus : 1919 – 1929

S. Uturgaury

White Russians on the Bosphorus : 1919 – 1929


Еditor: Mihail Meyer

Izdatel`stvo MBA

Moskva, 2013, 328 pages

ISBN: 978-5-906325-29-7

The book is focused on the lives of thousands of Russians who rejected the changes in the homeland of 1917, defected to Turkey and settled for different lengths of time in Istanbul, its vicinities and Anatolia. The historical facts are described along with the individual life stories. Different aspects of the enormous human catastrophe are explained in the context of events that took place in Turkey in the 1920s. The book is based on archived documentation, memoirs, and on the research of Russian and Turkish authors. The book is meant for the general public.

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