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The Last Dragoman

Swedish Orientalist Johannes Kolmodin as Scholar, Activist, and Diplomat (Transactions)

by Elisabeth Ozdalga

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  • 23 Currently reading

Published by I. B. Tauris .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Historiography,
  • Language & Linguistics,
  • History,
  • Textbooks,
  • Semitic languages,
  • History: World,
  • Ottoman Empire,
  • Historical - General,
  • Middle East - Turkey,
  • Political,
  • History / Europe / General,
  • Europe - General,
  • Biography,
  • Diplomats,
  • Dragomen,
  • Istanbul,
  • Sweden,
  • Swedes,
  • Turkey

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12856215M
    ISBN 10918688414X
    ISBN 109789186884147

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The Last Dragoman: Swedish Orientalist Johannes Kolmodin as Scholar, Activist, and Diplomat (Transactions) by Elisabeth Özdalga (Editor) ISBN ISBN X.

Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. The digit and digit. The Last Dragoman: Swedish Orientalist Johannes Kolmodin as Scholar, Activist and Diplomat (Transactions) (Paperback) - Common [By (author) Elizabeth Ozdalga] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Johannes Kolmodin () - philologist in Semitic languages and historian - travelled from his native Uppsala to Constantinople in and stayed until Author: By (author) Elizabeth Ozdalga.

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