On Secret Service East of Constantinople: The Plot to Bring Down the British Empire
Oxford University Press, 1995 - 431 ページ
Under the banner of a Holy War, masterminded in Berlin and unleashed from Constantinople, the Germans and the Turks set out in 1914 to foment violent revolutionary uprisings against the British in India and the Russians in Central Asia. It was a new and more sinister version of the old Great Game, with world domination as its ultimate aim.
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LibraryThing Reviewユーザー レビュー - busterrll - www.librarything.com
Fantastically well written book on a piece of history unknown to many. Helps one to understand the complexity of this area's people. A MUST READ レビュー全文を読む
LibraryThing Reviewユーザー レビュー - theonearmedcrab - www.librarything.com
One of my favourite historians, Peter Hopkirk, wrote “On Secret Service east of Constantinople” (1994), about joint German and Turkish efforts to stir up revolution in India as part of a WWI strategy ... レビュー全文を読む