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Rifat Ilgaz (1911–1993)

Rifat Ilgaz (1911-1993) was born in Cide, Kastamonu, Turkey. He was a teacher, a poet/writer. He started writing poetry during his junior school years and evolved into one of the prolific social-realist writers of 20th century Turkish Literature. His works are successful representations of the political clashes of mid-20th century and the coup ... See full bio »


(age 82) in Istanbul, Turkey

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 1990 Karartma geceleri (novel)
 1978 Hababam Sinifi Dokuz Doguruyor (novel "Hababam Sinifi")
 1977 The Chaos Class Is Waking Up (novel "Hababam Sinifi")
 1975 The Chaos Class (novel)
 1975 Hababam taburu (original characters)

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