The Ottoman Empire

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The Ottoman Empire

2017

Join Professor Kenneth W. Harl for The Ottoman Empire: 36 enlightening lectures that investigate the nature of Ottoman identity, the achievements and oddities of the sultan's court, and stories of confrontation and cooperation...

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Kenneth W. Harl
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In This Series

Sublime Porte: Visions of the Ottoman Empire
Episode 1
Sublime Porte: Visions of the Ottoman Empire
Seljuk Turks in Asia Minor
Episode 2
Seljuk Turks in Asia Minor
The Islamization of Asia Minor
Episode 3
The Islamization of Asia Minor
Ottoman Sultans of Bursa
Episode 4
Ottoman Sultans of Bursa
Defeat and Recovery, 1402-1451
Episode 5
Defeat and Recovery, 1402-1451
Mehmet the Conqueror, 1451-1481
Episode 6
Mehmet the Conqueror, 1451-1481
Selim the Grim and the Conquest of Cairo
Episode 7
Selim the Grim and the Conquest of Cairo
Suleiman the Magnificent, 1520-1566
Episode 8
Suleiman the Magnificent, 1520-1566
Sultans in Topkapı, 1566-1648
Episode 9
Sultans in Topkapı, 1566-1648
The Sultan-Caliph and His Servants
Episode 10
The Sultan-Caliph and His Servants
Timariots, Peasants, and Pastoralists
Episode 11
Timariots, Peasants, and Pastoralists
Trade, Money, and Cities
Episode 12
Trade, Money, and Cities
Arabs under the Ottoman Caliph
Episode 13
Arabs under the Ottoman Caliph
Christians and Jews under the Porte
Episode 14
Christians and Jews under the Porte
Sunni Islam and Ottoman Civilization
Episode 15
Sunni Islam and Ottoman Civilization
Ottoman Constantinople
Episode 16
Ottoman Constantinople
The Sultan at War: The Ottoman Army
Episode 17
The Sultan at War: The Ottoman Army
Sultan and Shah: Challenge of Safavid Iran
Episode 18
Sultan and Shah: Challenge of Safavid Iran
Sultan and Emperor: War in the West
Episode 19
Sultan and Emperor: War in the West
Sultan and Venice: War in the Mediterranean
Episode 20
Sultan and Venice: War in the Mediterranean
Köprülü Viziers and Imperial Revival
Episode 21
Köprülü Viziers and Imperial Revival
The Empire at Bay, 1699-1798
Episode 22
The Empire at Bay, 1699-1798
Napoleon Invades Ottoman Egypt
Episode 23
Napoleon Invades Ottoman Egypt
Crisis: Muhammad Ali and Balkan Nationalists
Episode 24
Crisis: Muhammad Ali and Balkan Nationalists
Tanzimat and Modernization, 1839-1876
Episode 25
Tanzimat and Modernization, 1839-1876
Defeat and Retreat: The Sick Man of Europe
Episode 26
Defeat and Retreat: The Sick Man of Europe
The Sultan Returns: Abdül Hamid II, 1876-1908
Episode 27
The Sultan Returns: Abdül Hamid II, 1876-1908
Constitutional Reform, 1908-1913
Episode 28
Constitutional Reform, 1908-1913
War in Libya and the Balkans, 1911-1913
Episode 29
War in Libya and the Balkans, 1911-1913
The Road to World War I
Episode 30
The Road to World War I
The Empire at Total War, 1914-1916
Episode 31
The Empire at Total War, 1914-1916
Ottoman Collapse, 1916-1918
Episode 32
Ottoman Collapse, 1916-1918
Mustafa Kemal, Atatürk
Episode 33
Mustafa Kemal, Atatürk
Casualties of War and Ethnic Cleansing
Episode 34
Casualties of War and Ethnic Cleansing
The Emergence of the Turkish Republic
Episode 35
The Emergence of the Turkish Republic
Nation-States, Islam, and the Ottoman Legacy
Episode 36
Nation-States, Islam, and the Ottoman Legacy