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He preserved a freshness and spontaneity towards life even after he became the most powerful man in Turkey. Some of the reforms, particularly the cultural ones, are in fact a direct expression of his own view of life. Atatiirk's coffin was deposited in 1953 in his monumental tomb overlooking Ankara, now a city of about 700,000 people. Every year on the anniversary of his death, the officials deliver their speeches, the youth swear eternal observance of his reforms. In the afternoon throngs of 543 Cambridge Histories Online © Cambridge University Press, 2008 CENTRAL ISLAMIC LANDS: RECENT TIMES common men travel miles by foot from the city and surrounding villages to pay their respects to the man who opened the way to their happiness.

This internal development started from the hope that Turkey might be able to preserve a balanced position between all the war-time Allies. Consequently political liberalization was extended also to the leftists, who responded by issuing publications, and establishing their own organizations. The Soviets, however, forced Turkey out of this wouldbe neutral position. In March 1945 they denounced the 1925 treaty of friendship, and, on the basis of the Potsdam agreements, demanded on 8 August 1946 the revision of the Montreux convention to limit control of the Straits to the Black Sea countries.

The greatness of our ancestors is world renown. Don't think that one's nature changes, This is just the same blood. Let the cannon boom and spread flames. Let the Heavens open the door to dead brothers. ' Namiq Kemal's romantic interpretation of history, his mystical exaltation of heroism and Islamic idealism, had profound influence in 1 In Turkish, anavatan (motherland) is commonly used for fatherland. 1 Important to note is the fact that the political meaning attached to Islam was something new and modern.

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