The Ottoman Empire was founded by Osman I. As sultan Mehmed II conquered Constantinople (today named Istanbul) in 1453, the state grew into a mighty empire. Ottoman Empire, vast state founded in the late 13th cent. by Turkish tribes in Anatolia and ruled by the descendants of Osman I until its. In 1915, leaders of the Turkish government set in motion a plan to expel and massacre Armenians living in the Ottoman Empire. Though reports vary, most sources agree that there were about 2 million Armenians in the Ottoman Empire at the time of the massacre.
In fact, three of the greatest empires (Ottoman, Safavid and Mughal) known to world history existed in the Near East and Southern Asia at that time, and it could be argued that all three were near their peak of cultural influence and political power–far more powerful than any country or kingdom existing in Western Europe in the seventeenth century. Vocabulary words for Byzantine and Ottoman Empire Notes. Includes studying games and tools such as flashcards. The Ottoman Empire lasted from 1299 to 1923 as one of the largest and longest-lasting empires in history. How do I pull together all the notes I’ve taken to study for a test?
The Treatment of the Armenians in the Ottoman Empire, Historical Summary. In peacemaking in the former Ottoman Empire, a discrepancy developed between the discursive power of the Paris Peace Conference to make treaties, and the material power to determine the situation on the ground. Chapter 26Civilizations in Crisis: The Ottoman Empire, the Islamic Heartlands, and Qing China.
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