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Luigi Villari

FIRE AND SWORD IN THE CAUCASUS


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CONTENTS

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PREFATORY NOTE   5
CHRONOLOGICAL TABLE OF RECENT EVENTS IN THE CAUCASUS   13
CHAPTER I
THE CAUCASUS, ITS PEOPLES, AND ITS HISTORY
  15
CHAPTER II
EASTWARD HO!
  37
CHAPTER III
BATUM
  46
CHAPTER IV
KUTAIS AND THE GEORGIAN MOVEMENT
  61
CHAPTER V
THE GURIAN “REPUBLIC”
  84
CHAPTER VI
TlFLIS
  100
CHAPTER VII
PERSONS AND POLITICS IN THE CAUCASIAN CAPITAL
  120

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CHAPTER VIII
ARMENIANS, TARTARS, AND THE RUSSIAN GOVERNMENT

  144
CHAPTER IX
BAKU AND THE ARMENO-TARTAR FEUD
  176
CHAPTER X
BLOODSHED AND FIRE IN THE OIL CITY
  191
CHAPTER XI
THE LAND OF ARARAT
  209
CHAPTER XII
THE HEART OF ARMENIA
  232
CHAPTER XIII
RUSSIA'S NEW ROUTE TO PERSIA
  251
CHAPTER XIV
NAKHITCHEVAN AND THE MAY MASSACRES
  265
CHAPTER XV
ALEXANDROPOL AND ANI
  292
CHAPTER XVI
OVER THE FROSTY CAUCASUS
  312
CHAPTER XVII
RECENT EVENTS IN THE CAUCASUS
  326
INDEX   343

Table of contents
Cover and pp. 1-4 | Prefatory note | Table of contents (as in the book) | List of illustrations
“Chronological table of recent events in the Caucasus”
1. The Caucasus, its peoples, and its history | 2. Eastward ho! | 3. Batum
4. Kutais and the Georgian movement | 5. The Gurian “republic” | 6. Tiflis
7. Persons and politics in the Caucasian capital
8. Armenians, Tartars, and the Russian government
9. Baku and the Armeno-Tartar feud | 10. Bloodshed and fire in the oil city
11. The land of Ararat | 12. The heart of Armenia | 13. Russia's new route to Persia
14. Nakhitchevan and the May massacres | 15. Alexandropol and Ani
16. Over the frosty Caucasus | 17. Recent events in the Caucasus | Index

 

Acknowledgements:

Source: Villari, Luigi. Fire and Sword in the Caucasus by Luigi Villari author of “Russia under the Great Shadow”, “Giovanni Segantini,” etc. London, T. F. Unwin, 1906
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