Letters On Turkey Turkey And The Turks


Letters On Turkey Turkey And The Turks
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Letters on Turkey: Turkey and the Turks
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Abdolonyme Ubicini
Categories: Minorities
Type: BOOK - Published: 1856 - Publisher:
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Turkey Horrors, or Justice to Turkey, 1876. [Three letters, signed: Conservative.]
Language: en
Pages: 11
Authors: CONSERVATIVE.
Categories: Minorities
Type: BOOK - Published: 1876 - Publisher:
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The Christian-Evangelist Index, 1863-1958
Language: en
Pages: 1552
Authors: CONSERVATIVE.
Categories: Christian (St. Louis, Mo. : 1873)
Type: BOOK - Published: 1962 - Publisher:
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The Turkish Letters of Ogier Ghiselin de Busbecq
Language: en
Pages: 300
Authors: Edward Seymour Forster
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-06-01 - Publisher: LSU Press
A native of western Flanders, Ogier Ghiselin de Busbecq served in several posts as diplomatic representative for the Habsburg ruler Ferdinand I (King of Bohemia and Hungary, 1526--64, and Holy Roman Emperor, 1556--64). Busbecq's most famous mission was undoubtedly to the Ottoman Empire at the zenith of its power and glory during the reign of Suleiman the Magnificent. In four letters to his friend Nicholas Michault -- who had been Busbecq's fellow student in Italy and afterwards was imperial ambassador to the Portuguese court -- he details impressions on everything he saw and experienced in Turkey, including landscapes, plants, animals, Islam, ethnic groups, architecture, slavery, military matters, court practices, clothing, gender and domestic relations, and the Sultan himself. Suleiman (spelled Soleiman in the translation) the Magnificent is perhaps the most distinguished figure in Turkish history, and his reign saw the greatest extension of Turkish power. His devotion to his own religion and his tolerance of other faiths, his munificence and generosity, won him the fidelity of his subjects and the respect of his enemies. Busbecq was given the assignment of using diplomacy to check the raids of the Turks into Hungary, and he proved very effective with his quick sympathy,
The National Cyclopaedia of Useful Knowledge
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Charles Knight
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1853 - Publisher:
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The Turks: Turkey (2 v.)
Language: en
Pages: 1022
Authors: Hasan Celâl Güzel, Cem Oğuz, Osman Karatay
Categories: Asia, Central
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher:
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Encyclopædia Americana
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Francis Lieber, Edward Wigglesworth, Henry Vethake
Categories: Encyclopedias and dictionaries
Type: BOOK - Published: 1851 - Publisher:
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The Turkish Embassy Letters
Language: en
Pages: 328
Authors: Lady Mary Wortley Montagu
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-09-20 - Publisher: Broadview Press
In 1716, Lady Mary Wortley Montagu’s husband Edward Montagu was appointed British ambassador to the Sublime Porte of the Ottoman Empire. Montagu accompanied her husband to Turkey and wrote an extraordinary series of letters that recorded her experiences as a traveller and her impressions of Ottoman culture and society. This Broadview edition includes a broad selection of related historical documents on Turkey, women in the Arab world, Islam, and “Oriental” tales written in Europe.
The K-H News-letter Service
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Lady Mary Wortley Montagu
Categories: History, Modern
Type: BOOK - Published: 1946 - Publisher:
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The Turkish History
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Richard Knolles
Categories: Islam
Type: BOOK - Published: 1701 - Publisher:
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