YouTube Preview Image. Video Credit: British Documentary The Ottoman Empire in WW1 part 1 by Gogosbr. Last Viewed: Saturday 4th February. Part 2:. In which John Green discusses the strange and mutually beneficial relationship between a republic, the citystate of Venice, and an Empire, the Ottomans–and how studying history can help you to be a better boyfriend and/or girlfriend. YouTube Explains the Real History Behind Game of Thrones. You ll learn a number of historical facts that you probably weren t aware of from this video; GoT-like legends of dragon-riding conquerors in ancient China, parallels between religious conflicts, and even some similarities between Astapor and the Ottoman Empire.
How did the Ottoman rule affect the majority Christian population in the Balkans? How was this different from previous leaders of these regions? 2. How was the military structure of the Ottoman. The Ottomans: 1299 – 1922 Ottoman Empire founded by Osman I, who ruled from 1280 to 1324. Osman I was a Ghazi. Ghazi: Islamic warriors who would conquer lands for plunder, glory, and to spread Islam Ghazis took control of old Seljuk territories, and expanded into Christian-held lands Slide 5 The Ottomans Osman I and his Ghazi Warriors Slide 6 Expansion Under their leader, Mehmet II, the Ottomans besiege and capture Constantinople.