By Pinar Emiralioglu

Exploring the explanations for a flurry of geographical works within the Ottoman Empire within the 16th century, this examine analyzes how cartographers, visitors, astrologers, historians and naval captains promoted their imaginative and prescient of the realm and the centrality of the Ottoman Empire in it. It proposes a brand new case research for the interconnections between empires within the interval, demonstrating how the Ottoman Empire shared political, cultural, fiscal, or even spiritual conceptual frameworks with modern and former global empires.

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