The Ottoman Road to War in 1914: The Ottoman Empire and the First World War.



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E. Boyar, “The Ottoman Road to War in 1914: The Ottoman Empire and the First World War.,” AMERICAN HISTORICAL REVIEW, pp. 1194–1195, 2009, Accessed: 00, 2020. [Online]. Available: