Russia's Work In Turkey; A Revelation

Paperback | February 7, 2012

byGeorges Giacometti

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1877 Excerpt: ... advanced posts of Slavism." It is indeed from those quarters that the road must be opened which leads to the conquest of Tzargrad, "the City of the Tzars.":--such is the name which the Slavs already give to the Turkish capital. Mr. Z..., it must be owned, too readily allows himself to be discouraged. Why so soon despair of the "return to power of Mahmoud" I Make your minds easy, good doctors of the "poor sick man," Mahmoud will come back in due time, and through him you will have the satisfaction of arousing European opinion, by means of the trade of October. 'No. 7. Mr. X... Pera, Constantinople, 13/25 Dec, 1872. To Mr. Y... at Vienna. 'Khalil Pasha has kept his word well! He had 'promised Mgr. Anthimos to give his attention 'after the Bairam to the Greco-Bulgarian question, 'and he has done so after his fashion. 'Having been invited by the Grand Vizier to 'call upon the Minister of Foreign Affairs in order 'to set forth the wishes of the Bulgarian com'munity, the Exarch was received by Khalil 'Pasha in a manner worthy of that statesman. 'Instead of listening to the explanations and 'wishes of the venerable prelate, the Ottoman 'Minister declared to him, with the greatest 'haughtiness, that the Porte had decided to annul 'the firman promulgated under Aali, since the 'relations between the Orthodox and the Bulgarian 'Churches are no longer the same as formerly. 'Neither the respectful observations of Mgr. 'Anthimos, nor his protestations, having had any 'effect in shaking Khalil's resolve, the Exarch had 'to leave the presence of the Minister, carrying 'with him the conviction that the greatest of 'iniquities was soon to be consummated. 'According to the information I receive, Khalil wishes to annul the former firman, and to sub'stitute another for it, rec...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1877 Excerpt: ... advanced posts of Slavism." It is indeed from those quarters that the road must be opened which leads to the conquest of Tzargra...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:28 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.06 inPublished:February 7, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217987141

ISBN - 13:9780217987141

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