Echoes of Gallipoli Revisited: An Original Turkish Account of 1915: Yeni Mecmua, Canakkale Special Issue

Ezine Travel Guide Website Project
December 11, 2019
Ezine Travel Guide Website Project
December 11, 2019

Echoes of Gallipoli Revisited: An Original Turkish Account of 1915: Yeni Mecmua, Canakkale Special Issue


E choes of Gallipoli Revisited: An Original Turkish Account of 1915, Yeni Mecmua, Canakkale Special Issue unveils the untold Turkish narratives of the Gallipoli Campaign 1915 - 1916, a pivotal moment in World War I. This unique collection, originally published as the "Yeni Mecmua, Çanakkale Special Issue" in 1918, offers a rare glimpse into the Turkish experience of the conflict, including the first interview with Mustafa Kemal Atatürk on the Gallipoli Campaign.

Through a rich tapestry of articles and poems penned by young Turkish intellectuals, poets, and writers who experienced the battles firsthand, this work challenges the conventional narratives of Gallipoli. It provides a poignant insight into the Ottoman Empire's struggle, encapsulating the fear, hope, and resilience that defined a nation at a crossroads of history.

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