By Anthone C. Colovas

ISBN-10: 1604410795

ISBN-13: 9781604410792

Anthone C. Colovas is a retired professor of sociology and social technological know-how at Cuyahoga neighborhood university in Cleveland, Ohio. He holds a doctorate in academic sociology from Wayne kingdom college in Detroit. he's the son of immigrant mom and dad from Greece and has visited Greece a number of occasions. a short historical past of contemporary Greece is a publication designed to inform the tale of contemporary Greece. this can be the Greece that emerged following the Greek conflict of Independence, which begun in 1821. the tale of historic Greece is recognized. That of recent Greece isn't really. The book’s first bankruptcy summarizes many of the nice achievements of the traditional Greeks, tells concerning the countless numbers of years within which Greek lands have been a part of the Byzantine Empire, and describes the different centuries whilst the Ottoman Empire managed Greek territories. the remainder chapters chronicle the Greek struggle of Independence and the various political, fiscal, and armed forces demanding situations confronted via the fledgling Greek country because it struggled to outlive and develop. it's a tale marked by way of the braveness, selection, and sacrifices of the Greek humans. it's a tale of which all Greeks might be proud.

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