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Book of the Week - Turkey: What Everyone Needs to Know

Turkey: What You Need to Know
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Author Andrew Finkel has spent twenty years studying Turkey while writing for leading publications like The Economist, Time, and The Daily Telegraph. Now he condenses twenty years of work into one book, explaining Turkey's positon culturally, historically, and geographically, and leading the reader through its complex political landscape and competing priorities.

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