Osman's Dream: The Story of the Ottoman Empire, 1300-1923

John Murray, 2005 - 660 páginas
The author traces the Ottoman dynasty from its visionary inception in 1300 to its gradual unravelling and final destruction on the battlefields of the First World War - a truly dynamic saga, central to the understanding of the history of the modern world.

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Reseña de usuario  - le.vert.galant - LibraryThing

There is a lot of information crammed into these 600 pages, making for a dense but rewarding read. Ottoman history covers a vast swathe of time, stretching from competition with the Byzantine Empire ... Leer reseña completa

A wonderful study for college.

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I'm looking for high school curriculum so it did not meet my expectations. The book however, would be wonderful for a college study! I am holding on to the book for possible future use! Leer reseña completa

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Sobre el autor (2005)

Caroline Finkel has lived in Istanbul for many years and travelled widely in Turkey and the former Ottoman lands. She has a doctorate in Ottoman history from the School of Oriental and African Studies and has published numerous articles. She has studied Hungarian, Arabic and Persian in addition to Ottoman and modern Turkish. Osman's Dream is her third book.

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