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The Ottoman age of exploration

Author: Giancarlo Casale; Oxford University Press.
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of the Ottoman Empire's struggle with the Portuguese for control of the sixteenth-century Indian Ocean.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Giancarlo Casale; Oxford University Press.
ISBN: 9780195377828 0195377826 9780199874040 0199874042
OCLC Number: 843380903
Awards: Winner of Honorable Mention, British-Kuwait Friendship Society Prize in Middle Eastern Studies 2011.
Description: XIX, 281 s., [1] s. mapy : il. ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction: An Empire of the Mind ; Chapter One: Selim the Navigator (1512-1520) ; Chapter Two: Ibrahim Pasha and the Age of Reconnaissance (1520-1536) ; Chapter Three: Hadim Suleiman Pasha's World War (1536-1544) ; Chapter Four: Rustem Pasha vs. the Indian Ocean Faction (1544-1561) ; Chapter Five: Sokollu Mehmed Pasha and the Apogee of Ottoman Power in the Indian Ocean (1561-1579) ; Chapter Six: A Man, A Plan, A Canal: Mir Ali Beg's Expeditions to the Swahili Coast (1579-1589) ; Chapter Seven: The Death of Politics ; Notes ; Bibliography of Cited Works
Responsibility: Giancarlo Casale.

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An important work. * The Historian * impeccable scholarship with broad historical perception * Yaacov Lev,Jerusalem Studies in Arabic and Islam *

 
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