Siden slutningen af middelalderen har araberne og europæerne gensidigt inspireret og invaderet hinanden; fra korstogene og siden... Læs mere
New insight on the fall of the Ottoman Empire that considers the first Balkan War and its legacy in detail.
For some four centuries the Ottoman Empire had been one of the most powerful states in Europe as well as ruler of the Middle East. By 1914 it had been drastically weakened and circled by numerous predators waiting to finish it off.
As a first-hand, on-the-spot account, this is an invaluable source for historians of twentieth-century Europe, the lead-up to World War I and the decline of the Ottoman Empire.
By offering both an economic and legal analysis of legal practice in a sharia court in the Ottoman Empire during... Læs mere
Provides nine detailed case studies of translation between and among European and Middle-Eastern languages and between genres.
The Ottoman Empire was one the crucial forces that shaped the modern world. These essays combine archaeological and historical approaches to shed light... Læs mere