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The great fire : one American's mission to rescue victims of the 20th century's first genocide, Lou Ureneck

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The great fire : one American's mission to rescue victims of the 20th century's first genocide
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The great fire
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one American's mission to rescue victims of the 20th century's first genocide
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Title
The great fire
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In 1922, Asa Jennings, a YMCA worker from upstate New York, arrives in Smyrna to teach sports to boys, but instead works tirelessly to help rescue more than 250,000 refugees during the genocide of Armenian and Greek Christians with the help of a principled American naval officer and a handful of others
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contains biographical information
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YDXCP
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956.1/023
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DF845.53.I94
LC item number
U74 2015
Literary form
non fiction
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bibliography
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one Americans mission to rescue victims of the 20th centurys first genocide
The great fire : one American's mission to rescue victims of the 20th century's first genocide, Lou Ureneck
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Includes bibliographical references (pages [451]-466) and index
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Carrier category code
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Contents
End of an empire -- An innocent arrives -- The Great Offensive -- George Horton, poet-consul -- Garabed Hatcherian -- Admiral Bristol, American potentate -- Washington responds -- Jennings's suggestion -- Theodora -- An American destroyer arrives -- The view from Nif -- Back in Constantinople -- Captain Hepburn's dilemma -- Garabed Hatcherian -- Noureddin Pasha -- Fire breaks out -- "All boats over" -- Morning after -- Garabed Hatcherian -- Oil, war, and the protection of minorities -- Bristol's resistance -- Halsey Powell -- Theodora -- Days of despair -- "We are celebrating Smyrna" -- Jennings and the Hand of God -- Garabed Hatcherian -- Washington feels pressure -- Jennings negotiates with a Prime Minister -- The evacuation begins -- The Rhodes letter resurfaces -- Revolution -- British assistance -- After Smyrna
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24 cm
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Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 488 pages
Isbn
9780062259882
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(hbk.)
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unmediated
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rdamedia
Media type code
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Other physical details
illustrations, maps
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  • ocn889165933
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