By Kerem Öktem
At this historic turning element, Kerem Oktem charts the modern heritage of Turkey, exploring such key matters because the courting among faith and the nation, Kurdish separatism, Turkey's dating with Israel and the continuing controversy over Turkey's access into the european. Readable yet complete, this can be the definitive publication at the country's erratic transformation from an army dictatorship to a maturing, if nonetheless bothered, democracy.
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