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Slavery and Empire in Central Asia: Part of Cambridge Studies in Islamic Civilization

Eden, Jeff
Cambridge University Press (August 30, 2018)


Turkish-Russian Relations: Competition and Cooperation in Eurasia

Kelkitli, Fatma Aslı
Routledge (July 29, 2019)

Russian Practices of Governance in Eurasia: Frontier Power Dynamics, Sixteenth Century to Nineteenth Century

Kendirbai, Gulnar T. 
Routledge (February 26, 2020)

This book analyses the role of the mobility factor in the spread of Russian rule in Eurasia in the formative period of the rise of the R...

On the Threshold of Eurasia: Revolutionary Poetics in the Caucasus

Leah Feldman(Author)
Cornell University Press (October 15, 2018)

Ancient Korea in the Arabic and Persian Manuscripts

Lee Hee Soo, Vosoughi, Mohammad Bagher
International Institute for Central Asian Studies 
(IICAS, 202...

US Policies in Central Asia: Democracy, Energy and the War on Terror

Levine, Ilya
Routledge (December 12, 2019)


Webs of Corruption: Trafficking and Terrorism in Central Asia

Omelicheva, Mariya Y. and Markowitz, Lawrence P.  
Columbia University Press (May 2019)

Iran: A Social and Political History since the Qajars

Richard, Yann 
Cambridge University Press (June 30, 2019)

From Conflict to Autonomy in the Caucasus: The Soviet Union and the Making of Abkhazia, South Ossetia and Nagorno Karab...

Saparov, Arsène
Routledge (January 12, 2018)


Terrorism and Insurgency in Asia:A contemporary examination of terrorist and separatist movements

Schreer,Benjamin & Tan, Andrew T. H.
Routledge (March 21, 2019)