1st Edition

Small Nations and Great Powers
A Study of Ethnopolitical Conflict in the Caucasus

ISBN 9780700711628
Published December 1, 2000 by Routledge
480 Pages

USD $215.00

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Book Description

Introduces the geographical, historical and ethno-linguistic framework of the Caucasus, focusing on the Russian incorporation of the region, the root most conflicts; analyses individual conflicts, from their origins to the attempts at resolving them; analyses the role of the three regional powers (Turkey, Iran and Russia); and sets out a synthesis of the Caucasian conflicts and a conclusion on the place of the Caucasus in world affairs.


'A fine and important book, and usually accompanied by a helpful bibliography and collection of maps.' - Central Asian Survey

'A useful source for Western readers' knowledge about the Caucasus and its present political problems.' - Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society