Search
  • William Tyler

JW3 Caucasus class Thurs 21st October

Some Early History


  • A set of simple overviews, including recap from week 1

  • The Northern Caucasus ,ie north of the mountains and today 100% Russian

  • The Khazars: Jews?

  • The Mongols

  • The Southern Caucasus, today dominated by Armenia, Georgia, & Azerbaijan

  • Armenia

  • Georgia

  • Persian Empire, modern day rump state of Iran

  • The Kurds but no Kurdistan: Outside and Inside The Caucasus




40 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All

It should be no surprise to learn that Louis XVI's two younger brothers, Louis XVIII and Charles X, returned to the throne of France after the abdication of Napoleon. Not surprising, because the vict

Napoleon the Great Andrew Roberts Napoleon Adam Zamoyski The Napoleonic Wars Richard Holmes Waterloo Bernard Cornwell Napoleon: Passion, Death and Resurrection 1815-40 P

UKRAINE 1945-91: The Soviet Years A shorter synopsis than usual but covering nearly half a century of Soviet repression. Immediate aftermath of World War Two: Chaos Stalin in total control: Repressio