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Russia, the Balkans and the Dardanelles

by Fortescue, Granville Roland

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Published by A. Melrose, ltd., Brentano"s in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Poland.,
  • Turkey and the Near East,
  • Gallipoli.
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns -- Poland,
    • World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns -- Turkey and the Near East -- Gallipoli

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Granville Fortescue.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD550 .F65
      The Physical Object
      Pagination284 p.
      Number of Pages284
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6582333M
      LC Control Number15025943
      OCLC/WorldCa1562062

      Background. Between and , Russia was allied with Germany and Austria-Hungary in the League of the Three Emperors and then with Germany in the Reinsurance collapsed because of the competing interests of Austria-Hungary and Russia in the took advantage of that to agree the Franco-Russian Alliance, but Britain viewed Russia with deep . Russia Slams Balkan States for Expelling its Diplomats. Russia’s Strategic Plans Failing in Balkans, IISS Says. Russia Never Went Away from the Balkans. Bosnia and g: Dardanelles.

      The Dardanelles has been of strategic importance since at least since the Persian King Xerxes crossed The Narrows on his invasion of Greece. In Winston Churchill gained Cabinet approval for a campaign to force the Dardanelles, threaten Istanbul and knock Turkey out of the war. This led to the infamous Gallipoli campaign. Russia and the Balkans: Inter-Balkan Rivalries and Russian Foreign Policy, Andrew Rossos University of Toronto Press, - Political Science - pages.

      (1) Sixteen massive tomes of selected documents, covering only the first three decades of the 19th century, have appeared since , and many of these published materials deal with various facets of Russian policy in the Balkans and Near East, including trade and consulates. World War I broke in the Balkans as a direct result of the assassination of the Austro-Hungarian Crown Prince Franz Ferdinand in Sarajevo. Austria-Hungary, with the backing of Germany and the Ottoman Empire (alliance known as "The Central Powers") attacked Serbia who received the support of the Entente (the British Empire, France, Russia, Italy.).


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The main Eastern Front stretched along the Russian border with Germany and the Austro-Hungarian Empire, while in the Balkans the Entente Powers attempted to prevent access to the Ottoman Empire while relieving pressure on the Western Front. From a British perspective, the main campaigns were in Gallipoli and Salonika.

Gallipoli was an attempt.Dardanelles, narrow strait in northwestern Turkey, lying between the peninsula of Gallipoli in Europe to the northwest and the mainland of Asia Minor to the southeast.

It has held significant geostrategic importance throughout history, in part because it serves as. The political and economic rivalry between Russia, on one hand, and the Habsburg Monarchy (Austria-Hungary from ) and the German Empire (from ), on other, over the dominance at the Balkans was strongly affected in Russia by the growth of the Pan-Slavic sentiment, based on the common Slavic origin, mutual Paleoslavonic language, and above all it was grounded on .