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Storm over the Caucasus

in the wake of independence

by Charles van der Leeuw

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Transcaucasia
    • Subjects:
    • Transcaucasia -- Politics and government -- 1991-

    • Edition Notes

      StatementCharles van der Leeuw.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDK509 .L38513 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 212 p. :
      Number of Pages212
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL376910M
      ISBN 100312220294
      LC Control Number98038874


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The Caucasus, a mountainous isthmus of land sandwiched between the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea, is a region that includes parts of six countries – Russia, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Turkey and Iran. It is home to the Greater and Lesser Caucasus Mountains, two of the world’s great mountain ranges and home to the highest peaks in Europe.

Caucasus, mountains and region lying between the Black Sea (west) and the Caspian Sea (east) and occupied by Russia, Georgia, Azerbaijan, and Armenia. The great historic barrier of the Caucasus Mountains rises up across the wide isthmus where Europe. Apr 27,  · In this fascinating book, noted journalist Thomas de Waal-author of the highly acclaimed Black Garden-makes the case that while the Caucasus is often treated as a sub-plot in the history of Russia, or as a mere gateway to Asia, the five-day war in Georgia, which flared into a major international crisis inproves that this is still a combustible region, whose inner dynamics and history /5(22).

Apr 19,  · And the Caucasus—a region loosely encompassing Armenia, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Chechnya, Dagestan, Ossetia, and Ingushetia—has always occupied a. The Caucasus An Introduction.

Second Edition. Thomas de Waal. Concise introduction to an important region that has recently been at the center of a geopolitical storm; Contextualizes the recent Russia/Georgia clash through an accessible history of the region in modern times.

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Storm Over the Caucasus: In the Wake of Independence Charles van der Leeuw No part of this book may be reprinted or reproduced or utilised in any form or by electronic, mechanical, or other means, now known or hereafter invented, including small nations and great powers.

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THE history of Russia has been a series of expansions to the west, the south, and the east, towards the open sea. Each territory occupied was, sooner or later, absorbed into the Empire of which it became in every way an integral part.