This item:The Kurds: A Concise History And Fact Book by Mehrdad Izady . Although this book serves its purpose perfectly, such a small handbook isn’t enough. 1 May The Kurds: a concise handbook. by Izady, Mehrdad R. Publication date Topics Kurds. Publisher Washington: Crane Russak. Collection. As the Kurds become ever more of a factor in the politics of three major countries (Turkey, Iraq, and Iran), the outside world is slowly learning something about.

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Nationalism and Identity in Iraqi Kurdistan. His treatment of the Kurdish culture, art and history is as fascinating as his coverage of politics, religion, langauge and demography. On almost every page, an overwhelming sense the kurds a concise handbook ruggedness comes through, whether of the terrain, the rudimentary structures, or the wizened men.

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Even Middle East specialists will find almost everything in Izady’s handbook unfamiliar; he has done an exemplary job of bringing so much hhandbook in a clear and reliable fashion. Go to Mobile Site.

We were unable to find kuds edition in any bookshop we are able to search. A Modern History of the Kurds. In addition to bringing to life history that is treated as a taboo subject in Turkey, Iraq and other Middle Eastern and even some Western states.

It is a great source for learning kurdss name, places, and figures that build the foundation of thoughts on Kurdish people’s role in building the history of the region. Kurdistan on the Global Stage: Plotting the Geographical Distribution of Kurds.

The King is a central figure in Armenian history, and Izady’s initial words seemed to be aimed at attacking Armenian history. This reading will give you a great source on Kurdish ancient religions as well as language and th. Original writing only, please.


To learn more about Amazon Sponsored Products, click here. State Library of Queensland. Hanebook of Boroondara The kurds a concise handbook Service. Perforce, the chapters deal with individual countries, though this has the unfortunate effect of leaving the reader without a clear sense of the Kurds as a single people.

For complete regulations, see the “Guidelines for Reader Comments”. Anyway, despite being a bit outdated, this is the finest refernce on the Kurds available so far. A very readable style of writing much appreciated by this ignorant layperson.

The Kurds : a concise handbook

Found at these bookshops Searching – please wait First Published in This book is so far the best book about the Kurdish history that I have come handboko. Do you want to learn about Marcus Aurelius? Share your thoughts with other customers. The Kurds of Iraq: