Devrim Umit is Assistant Professor and Chair in the Department of International Relations at the Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences at Karabuk University in Karabuk, Turkey. She received her Ph.D. in History from Columbia University in 2008.
George Washburn’s memoir describes characters and events during his presidency of Robert College (1877–1903), the first American missionary college in the Ottoman Empire and the Near East, and the first American college founded outside the United States, as well as the rivalry between the declining Ottoman Empire and the rapidly growing United States.
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