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The war between Azerbaijan and Armenia over the Nagorno Karabakh enclave has swept through the region with devastating force. But an arsenal funded by oil reserves puts Azerbaijani forces at an advantage.
At turn of the 20th Century Baku was an astonishing place. An outpost of the Russian Empire on the Caspian Sea, its newly-minted local and foreign oil tycoons had transformed the city from a sleepy oriental trading-post in the desert into a throbbing international city. A bloody revolution resulted in a brief shining period of democracy before it was crushed by the Bolsheviks. Baku's history has…