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Author: 
Şehnaz Tahir Gürçağlar
Reviewer: 
Laurence Raw

Raw on Tahir Gürçağlar, 'The Politics and Poetics of Translation in Turkey, 1923-1960'


Şehnaz Tahir Gürçağlar. The Politics and Poetics of Translation in Turkey, 1923-1960. Amsterdam: Rodopi, 2008. 331 pp. $95.70 (paper), ISBN 978-90-420-2329-1.

Reviewed by Laurence Raw (Başkent University)
Published on H-Turk (July, 2010)
Commissioned by Victor Ostapchuk

Evolving Models of Translation

Author: 
Eric R. Dursteler
Reviewer: 
Ebru Turan

Turan on Dursteler, 'Venetians in Constantinople: Nation, Identity, and Coexistence in the Early Modern Mediterranean'


Eric R. Dursteler. Venetians in Constantinople: Nation, Identity, and Coexistence in the Early Modern Mediterranean. The Johns Hopkins University Studies in Historical and Political Science Series. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2006. Maps, illustrations. 312 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8018-8324-8.

Author: 
Ebru Boyar
Reviewer: 
Ipek K. Yosmaoglu

Yosmaoglu on Boyar, 'Ottomans, Turks and the Balkans: Empire Lost, Relations Altered'


Ebru Boyar. Ottomans, Turks and the Balkans: Empire Lost, Relations Altered. London: I.B. Tauris, 2007. 256 pp. $84.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-84511-351-3.

Reviewed by Ipek K. Yosmaoglu (University of Wisconsin-Madison)
Published on H-Turk (March, 2010)
Commissioned by Victor Ostapchuk

Ottomans, Turks and the Balkans

Author: 
Leslie Peirce
Reviewer: 
Iris Agmon

Agmon on Peirce, 'Morality Tales: Law and Gender in the Ottoman Court of Aintab'


Leslie Peirce. Morality Tales: Law and Gender in the Ottoman Court of Aintab. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 2003. xx + 460 pp. $32.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-520-22892-4; $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-520-22890-0.

Reviewed by Iris Agmon (Department of Middle East Studies, Ben Gurion University)
Published on H-Turk (September, 2007)

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