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Russo-Turkish Wars

Overview page. Subjects: World History.

(1806–12; 1828–29; 1853–56; 1877–78)

A series of wars between Russia and the Ottoman empire, fought in the Balkans, the Crimea, and the Caucasus for political domination of those...

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The Prime Minister's Dictatorial Powers: The Russo‐Turkish War and Conflicts within the Cabinet

Miloš Ković.

in Disraeli and the Eastern Question

November 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 21035 words.

With the outbreak of the Russo‐Turkish war, Disraeli began to make ever‐more radical moves. His policy of deterrence was interpreted by Derby, however, as a deliberate provocation of...

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Russo-Turkish Wars

Overview page. Subjects: World History.

(1806–12; 1828–29; 1853–56; 1877–78)

A series of wars between Russia and the Ottoman empire, fought in the Balkans, the Crimea, and the Caucasus for political domination of those...

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Russo-Turkish Wars

in Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern World

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945). 5 words.

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Russo-Turkish Wars (1806–12)

Edited by Anne Kerr and Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of World History

January 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History. 281 words.

A series of wars between Russia and the *Ottoman empire, fought in the Balkans, the Crimea, and the Caucasus for political domination of those territories. The wars enabled the Slavonic...

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Russo-Turkish Wars (1806–12)

Edited by Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of World History

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History. 273 words.

(1806–12; 1828–29; 1853–56; 1877–78)

A series of wars between Russia and the Ottoman empire,

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The Russo-Turkish War, 1828–1829

Alexander Bitis.

in Russia and the Eastern Question

November 2006; p ublished online February 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 27100 words.

This chapter covers the 1828–9 Turkish war. It focuses on strategy, main operations and the role of personality, with less attention paid to tactics, supplies, logistics and the overall...

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The Russo-Turkish War, 1768–1774: Catherine II and the Ottoman Empire, by Brian L. Davies

Janet Hartley.

in The English Historical Review

April 2017; p ublished online June 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: World History; British History; European History; International History. 789 words.

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The Russian Army’s Use of Balkan Irregulars during the 1828–1829 Russo-Turkish War

Alexander Bitis.

in Russia and the Eastern Question

November 2006; p ublished online February 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 11884 words.

This chapter considers the role Balkan partisans were assigned in the war of 1828–9 — a role tempered by the tsarist regime's fear that their participation might unleash a general uprising...

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Suvorov (Tula/Russia)

John Everett-Heath.

in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

P ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 24 words.

Named after Prince Alexander Suvorov (1729–1800), the famous Russian military commander who distinguished himself in the Russo-Turkish War

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Skobelev, Gen Mikhail (1843–82)

Christopher Bellamy.

in The Oxford Companion to Military History

January 2001; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 206 words.

flamboyant Russian commander in Russia's colonial wars in central Asia and the Russo-Turkish war. Skobelev completed the general staff academy

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Kutuzov, Mikhail Ilarionovich, Prince of Smolensk (1745–1813)

Edited by Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of World History

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History. 79 words.

(1745–1813)

Russian field-marshal. He distinguished himself in the Russo-Turkish War (1806–12), bringing Bessarabia into Russia.

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Suvorov (Tula/Russia)

John Everett-Heath.

in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

P ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 24 words.

Named after Prince Alexander Suvorov (1729–1800), the famous Russian military commander who distinguished himself in the Russo-Turkish War

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Suvorov (Tula/Russia)

John Everett-Heath.

in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

P ublished online September 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 24 words.

Named after Prince Alexander Suvorov (1729–1800), the famous Russian military commander who distinguished himself in the Russo-Turkish War in ...

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Berliner Kongress

Edited by Henry Garland and Mary Garland.

in The Oxford Companion to German Literature

January 1997; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (European). 39 words.

the international congress called by Bismarck in 1878 to settle by negotiation the Russo-Turkish War and the tensions created by

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Carol I (1839–1914)

in World Encyclopedia

P ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: General Studies. 62 words.

Prince of Romania (1866–81); first king (1881–1914). He aided Russia in the first Russo-Turkish War (

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Gen Mikhail Skobelev

Overview page. Subjects: Military History.

(1843–82),

flamboyant Russian commander in Russia's colonial wars in central Asia and the Russo-Turkish war. Skobelev completed the general staff academy in 1868 and took part in...

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Kutuzov, Mikhail Ilarionovich, Prince of Smolensk (1745–1813)

Edited by Anne Kerr and Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of World History

January 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History. 82 words.

He distinguished himself in the Russo-Turkish War (1806–12), bringing Bessarabia into Russia. He commanded the Russian armies in the wars against Napoleon and was forced to retreat after...

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Paget, Major George Thomas Cavendish

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 65 words.

Born 24 May 1853; 3rd s of late Gen. Lord Alfred Paget, CB; m 1916, obtained divorce, 1922; died 28 Jan. 1939

Wellington College

Served Russo-Turkish War,...

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Berliner Kongress

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

The international congress called by Bismarck in 1878 to settle by negotiation the Russo-Turkish War and the tensions created by the Balkan situation. Bismarck coined for his role as...

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The Main Staff of the Second Army and the Development of Russian Military Thought, 1815–1834

Alexander Bitis.

in Russia and the Eastern Question

November 2006; p ublished online February 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 13751 words.

Research into the Greek revolution was only one of the tasks that Kiselev had assigned to his Main Staff. Kiselev was also committed to two much larger projects — the writing of a complete...

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