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Introduction to the History of Cyprus
Chapter 13 - A Guide To Major Cypriot Sites
Chapter 01 - Cyprus in Antiquity
The strategic location of Cyprus in the north-eastern corner of the Mediterranean Sea has always played a significant role in its history. At the crossroads between East and West, and facing the fertile valley of the ...
Chapter 06 - Cyprus in the national and international arenas, 1945-1960
This chapter aims to discuss the Cyprus question, from the end of the Second World War until the establishment of the Cyprus Republic in 1960. Analysis will involve three levels: international, regional and Cypriot ...
Chapter 02 - Cyprus under the Byzantine Empire, 324-1191
This unit aims to examine the various political and social changes in Cyprus from the 4th to the end of the 12th centuries.
Chapter 12 - The Annan plan and the April 2004 plebiscite. Cyprus entry to the EU, 1999-2004
This chapter presents the developments from 1999 to 2004 which resulted, for the first time, in a Plan which was put in a referendum for the Greek Cypriots and Turkish Cypriots to vote. Special reference will be made to ...
Chapter 07 - Post-war Cyprus, 1945-1960: social, political and economic development
This chapter aims to discuss internal developments, political, economic and social, in Cyprus from the end of the Second World War until the establishment of the Cyprus Republic in 1960. The analysis will also include the ...
Chapter 09 - The 1974 coup and the Turkish invasion
The 1974 coup and the two-part Turkish invasion that followed it are probably the two most important events in the post-independence history of Cyprus. Traumatic as they are, they serve as the cause of a radical reorientation ...
Chapter 10 - The Turkish invasion: the international community response
This chapter aims to present the response of the main international and european organizations on the Turkish invasion in Cyprus in 1974. Special reference will be made of the international community response on the ...
Chapter 04 - The Ottoman Period, 1571-1878
This unit examines: a) the situation in the Ottoman Empire and Cyprus on the eve of the conquest of the island by the Ottomans, the events of the War of Cyprus, as well as the policies adopted by the new rulers of the ...