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The Great Powers and Orthodox Christendom: The Crisis Over the Eastern Church in the Era of the Crimean War

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"During the mid-19th century, the Orthodox Christians of the Middle East found themselves at the centre of a bitter struggle for control between five empires - Russia, Britain, France, Austria, and the Ottoman government itself. This book traces the history of the international crisis over Orthodox Christendom from its origins in the 1820s-1830s to its partial resolution in the 1860s. It explains how and why the temporal powers exercised by the Orthodox Church led to an escalating series of diplomatic confrontations that ...

The Great Powers and Orthodox Christendom: The Crisis Over the Eastern Church in the Era of the Crimean War 2015, Palgrave MacMillan, London

ISBN-13: 9781137508454

2015 edition

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