Mehmet the Conqueror, 1451-1481

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Mehmet the Conqueror, 1451-1481
Episode 6 of The Ottoman Empire

31 mins

Mehmet the Conqueror made the Ottoman sultanate a leading Muslim power by 1481. In this lecture, investigate his remarkable rule, which included the conquest of Constantinople, the remodeling of the Hagia Sophia as a mosque,...

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Kenneth W. Harl
The Great Courses