By Douglas A. Howard

masking the complete historical past of the Ottoman Empire, from its genesis in post-Mongol Eurasia to its dissolution after the good conflict in Europe, this textbook takes a holistic method, contemplating the Ottoman worldview - what it was once, the way it got here jointly, and the way it fell aside. Douglas A. Howard stresses the the most important function of the Ottoman sultans and their prolonged loved ones, discusses the evolution of the empire's economic version, and analyzes favourite works of Ottoman literature, emphasizing spirituality, the notice of area and time, and feelings, migration, violence, disorder, and catastrophe. Following how humans spent their time, their attitudes in the direction of authority, how they made their cash, and their humorousness and feel of good looks, this illustrated textbook is a necessary source for graduate and complex undergraduate, classes at the heritage of the Ottoman Empire, the center East, Islamic heritage, and the heritage of japanese Europe. The booklet contains over 80 illustrations, maps and textboxes.

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