Garegin Nzhdeh. Literary Works
Garegin Nzhdeh’s literary works were for the first time released in 2003 which included his poems and prose writings, quotes and other works published in South Caucasus press between 1910-1918. “Edit Print” publishing house’s following edition is most complete collection of Garegin Nzhdeh’s literary heritage of 1903-1919 as it also includes more than 40 newly revealed works of Nzhdeh which have been kept in Venice, San Lazarro island. The collection also contains 450 quotes and pieces of thoughts taken from different writings of the great Armenian who highly appreciated the Armenian literature and language culture.
Garegin Ter-Harutyunyan better known by his nome de guerre Garegin Nzhdeh (1 January 1886 – 21 December 1955) was an Armenian statesman and military strategist. As a member of the Armenian Revolutionary Federation, he was involved in national liberation struggle and revolutionary activities during the First Balkan War and World War I. Garegin Nzhdeh was one of the key political and military leaders of the First Republic of Armenia (1918–1921), and is widely admired as a charismatic national hero by Armenians.
In 1921, he instrumented the establishment of the Republic of Mountainous Armenia, an anti-Bolshevik state that became a key factor that led to the inclusion of the province of Syunik into Soviet Armenia.