The Ottomans : Khans, Caesars and Caliphs

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Sunday Times Paperback of the YearThe Ottoman Empire has long been depicted as the Islamic-Asian antithesis of the Christian-European West. But the reality was starkly different: the Ottomans' multiethnic, multilingual, and multireligious domain reached deep into Europe's heart. In their breadth and versatility, the Ottoman rulers saw themselves as the new Romans.

Recounting the Ottomans' remarkable rise from a frontier principality to a world empire, Marc David Baer traces their debts to their Turkish, Mongolian, Islamic and Byzantine heritage; how they used both religious toleration and conversion to integrate conquered peoples; and how, in the nineteenth century, they embraced exclusivity, leading to ethnic cleansing, genocide, and the dynasty's demise after the First World War. Upending Western concepts of the Renaissance, the Age of Exploration, the Reformation, this account challenges our understandings of sexuality, orientalism and genocide. Radically retelling their remarkable story, The Ottomans is a magisterial portrait of a dynastic power, and the first to truly capture its cross-fertilisation between East and West.

 

Publication date: 10 November 2022
ISBN:9781473695740
Dimensions: 13 x 20 x 4 (cm)
Binding style: Paperback


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Dimensions: 23cm x 17cm x 1cm

Author: Thom Richardson and Natasha Bennett

Publisher: Royal Armouries

Date: 2015

Images: Colour

Pages: 96

Cover: Paperback

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