The 1923 population exchange, refugees and national historiographies in Greece and Turkey

Yildirim O.

EAST EUROPEAN QUARTERLY, vol.40, no.1, pp.45-70, 2006 (Journal Indexed in SSCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 40 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Title of Journal : EAST EUROPEAN QUARTERLY
  • Page Numbers: pp.45-70


When historical significance is attached to an occurrence independent of the event, the facts of the case cease to matter. And where subsequent accounts are parasitic on a prior memory, documentation seems almost unnecessary (Amin 10).