Measured Terror


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History Today
Vol. 67, no. 2 (February 2017), p. 38-40


Turkey has a long history of coups, but a failed attempt on the life of President Kemal Ataturk in 1926 had a lasting impact on the country. Stefan Ihrig reveals how one foreign journalist recorded the reprisals that followed with admiration - which soon turned to fear