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Ottoman Empire

The Ottoman Empire, also historically referred to as the Turkish Empire or Turkey, was a Sunni Islamic state founded in 1299 by Oghuz Turks under Osman I in northwestern Anatolia. With conquests in the Balkans by Murad I between 1362 and 1389, the Ottoman sultanate was transformed into a transcontinental empire and claimant to caliphate. The Ottomans overthrew the Byzantine Empire with the 1453 conquest of Constantinople by Mehmed II. During the 16th and 17th centur...

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Ottoman Empire videos

  • Ottoman Empire Documentary

    Ottoman Empire Documentary

  • Ottoman Empire: The War Machine - History Documentary

    Ottoman Empire: The War Machine - History Documentary

  • Venice and the Ottoman Empire: Crash Course World History #19

    Venice and the Ottoman Empire: Crash Course World History #19

  • Islam: Empire of Faith. Part 3: The Ottomans (full; PBS Documentary)

    Islam: Empire of Faith. Part 3: The Ottomans (full; PBS Documentary)

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