Dismissal of Midhat Pasha, leader of the Turkish Liberals (25 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors
  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume 2.1.1.01: Ottoman Writing and Culture, 1453-1922.

Context

In Turkey, Midhat Pasha, grand vizier and leader of the Liberals, with an ambitious programme of reforms, is dismissed from his governmental position and banished.

Citation:
Editors. "Dismissal of Midhat Pasha, leader of the Turkish Liberals". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=18727, accessed 11 December 2016.]