A portrait of modern Turkey’s founder

Andrew Mango:
Atatürk. The Biography of the Founder of Modern Turkey. ISBN: 978-1-58567-334-6 ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ A fascinating portrait of Kemal Mustafa Atatürk, the end of the Ottoman Empire and the birth of a modern yet Muslim state.

The Turkish composer Ahmed Adnan Saygun was a contemporary of Atatürk and had studied music in France before returning to Turkey to become a renown composer.

Of missed opportunities and burning bridges