When Madness Swept the Mediterranean
A Review of “Smyrna: the Destruction of a Cosmopolitan City”

Proyect, Louis
http://www.counterpunch.org/2013/04/05/when-madness-swept-the-mediterranean/

Publisher:  Counter Punch
Date Written:  05/04/2013
Year Published:  2013  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX15339

What was so unique about this Mediterranean port in the Ottoman Empire, which even today, 90 years after the Destruction is still linked to a joie de vivre during the good times and dirges for the Destruction that came so suddenly in September 1922?