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Atatürk in the Nazi Imagination

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$29.95 • £23.95 • €27.00

ISBN 9780674368378

Publication Date: 11/20/2014


320 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

30 halftones, 1 map

Belknap Press


  • Prologue: Leaving “Enverland”
  • 1. Turkish Lessons for Germany: The Turkish War of Independence as a Major Weimar Media Event, 1919–1923
  • 2. “Ankara in Munich”: The Hitler Putsch and Turkey
  • 3. Hitler’s “Star in the Darkness”: Nazi Admiration for Atatürk and His New Turkey
  • 4. The “Turkish Führer”: Nazi Hagiography and National Education
  • 5. The New Turkey: Nazi Visions of a Modern Völkisch State
  • 6. The Second World War and Turkey: Another Spain?
  • Epilogue: First Stone, Then to Dust
  • Note on Sources and Historiography
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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