22 January 2009

2709) Turkish Ordeal Being Further Memoirs Of Halide Edib New York London 1918

The Turkish Ordeal Being the further memoirs of Halide Edib
With a frontspiece in color by Alexandre Pankoff
And many illustrations from photographs The Century Co
New York London 1918

Dedicated To The Youth Of The Nations Represented In The Turkish Ordeal

“My story is simple. It does not aim at a moral. But I pray . .
that the future Youth who will read it may tear away the veil behind which they slew each other and were slain . . . recognize their likeness in the eyes of their brothers . . . grip each other’s hands . . . and on the old Ruins of hatred and Desolation erect a New World of Brotherhood and Peace.”

CONTENTS
PART I
IN ISTAMBOUL
CHAPTER
I PREPARATORY EVENTS TO THE NATIONALIST MOVEMENT
II THE OCCUPATION OF SMYRNA AND THE INTERNAL UPHEAVAL
III REFUGEE FOR THE SECOND TIME
PART II
IN ANGORA
IV ANGORA, MUSTAFA KEMAL, AND THE STRUGGLE
V IMPORTANT PHASES OF THE CIVIL WAR
VI PEOPLE, HORSES, AND DOGS
VII THE LAST OF THE IRREGULARS AND THE NEW ARMY
VIII THE FIRST GLIMPSE
PART III
AT THE FRONT
IX HOW I JOINED THE ARMY
X SAKARIA
XI CORPORAL HALIDE
XII THROUGH ORDEAL TO IDEAL
XIII IN SMYRNA
XIV FROM SMYRNA TO BROUSSA
XV



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