Supporting your high street Find out how »
Basket Image


A Modern History of the Kurds, Paperback / softback Book

A Modern History of the Kurds Paperback / softback


In this detailed history of the Kurds from the 19th century to the present day, McDowall examines the interplay of old and new aspects of the struggle, the importance of local rivalries within Kurdish society, the enduring authority of certain forms of leadership and the failure of modern states to respond to the challenge of Kurdish nationalism.

Drawing extensively on primary sources McDowall's book is useful for all who want a better understanding of the underlying dynamics of the Kurdish question.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 504 pages, Bibliography, index
  • Publisher: I.B. Tauris & Co. Ltd.
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Middle Eastern history
  • ISBN: 9781850434160



Free Home Delivery

on all orders

Pick up orders

from local bookshops