The Kurdish revolt: 1961-1970.
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Published by Archon Books in [Hamden, Conn.] .
Written in English



  • Iraq,
  • Iraq.


  • Kurds -- Iraq,
  • Iraq -- Politics and government

Book details:

LC ClassificationsDS51.K7 O22 1973
The Physical Object
Pagination196 p.
Number of Pages196
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5414240M
ISBN 100208013954
LC Control Number73005817

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The rebellion covered most of the part of Amed and Mardin provinces. The Sheikh Said rebellion was the first large scale rebellion of the Kurdish race movement in Turkey. The main organizer of this rebellion was the Kurdish Independent Society, Azadi. Azadi's intention was to liberate Kurds from Turkish oppression and thus deliver freedom and. The Emergence of Kurdish Nationalism and the Sheikh Said Rebellion, (Univ of Texas Press, first edition). (Univ of Texas Press, first edition). Although Inonu's possible Kurdish heritage is seldom mentioned in arty sources, see Edgar O'Ballance, The Kurdish Revolt: (Hamden, Conn.: Archon Books, ), p.   Baghdad to State, ‘Kurdish Revolt Reportedly Increases in Intensity, Qasim Offers Kurds “Last Chance”, Kurdish Propaganda Attacks Qasim’, 3 April , NA/RG59//; Ba‘th party pamphlet can be found in BNA/FO//

Meanwhile, in June , the KDP issued a detailed ultimatum to Qasim outlining Kurdish grievances and demanded rectification. Qasim ignored the Kurdish demands and continued his planning for war. It was not until Septem when an Iraqi army column was ambushed by a group of Kurds, that the Kurdish revolt truly began. The British writer and researcher, Colonel Edgar O. Balance, , asserts in Kurdish Revolt: that what distinguishes Kurds from other peoples is their language, culture and dress. Most of the old works on the Kurdish language, although less, were written by orientalists and non-Kurdish speakers for social and political reasons. Iraqi Kurdish Revolt—() –After a period of relative calm, Iraqi government promises of Kurdish autonomy, or self-rule, went unfulfilled, sparking discontent and eventual rebellion . A Bibliography of Turkey and the Ottoman Turkish Empire- Books about Turkey. Bibliography. Turkey and the Ottoman Empire , Hamden, Connecticut, Archon Books, , ISBN: , Buy/Reviews. Olson Robert, The Kurdish Question and Turkish-Iranian Relations: From World War I to (Kurdish Studies Series.