Background for Conflict: Greece, Turkey, and the Aegean Islands, 1912-1914

@article{Kaldis1979BackgroundFC,
  title={Background for Conflict: Greece, Turkey, and the Aegean Islands, 1912-1914},
  author={W. P. Kaldis},
  journal={The Journal of Modern History},
  year={1979},
  volume={51},
  pages={D1119 - D1146}
}
  • W. P. Kaldis
  • Published 1979
  • Sociology
  • The Journal of Modern History
The question of the Aegean islands forms an important and neglected juncture in the development of international affairs. Combining Balkan antagonisms, great power rivalries, arms races, and the beginning of war in Europe, the issue confounded diplomats, politicians, and military leaders. The numerous islands which divide Greece and Turkey comprise various groupings. The Cyclades, containing Naxos, Andros, Thera, Paros, Melos, Tenos, Mykonos, and a host of lesser isles, lie directly east of the… Expand
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