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Starting in internal Asia thousand years in the past, the Turks have migrated and accelerated to shape modern-day Turkish Republic, 5 post-Soviet republics, different societies throughout Eurasia, and a world diaspora. For the 1st time in one, available quantity, this booklet lines the Turkic peoples' trajectory from steppe, to empire, to geographical region. Cultural, monetary, social, and political background unite in those pages to light up the projection of Turkic identification throughout house and time and the profound differences marked successively by way of the Turks' access into Islam and into modernity.

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