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Title:
Süleyman the Magnificent and the Ottoman Empire
Author:
Greenblatt, Miriam.
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Publication Information:
New York : Benchmark Books, [2003]

©2003
Physical Description:
80 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm.
Summary:
Provides an overview of the lives of Suleyman I and his subjects in the Ottoman Empire of the late sixteenth century, and includes excerpts from poems, letters, and stories of the time.
Language:
English
Contents:
Lord of the age -- Beginnings -- By land and by sea -- The lawgiver -- A patron of the arts -- The royal routine -- Intrigue in the harem -- The final years -- Everyday life in the Ottoman Empire -- Religious beliefs and practices -- Governing an empire -- Fighting wars -- City life : Constantinople -- Housing and furniture -- Food -- Clothing and jewelry -- The ceremonies of life -- Medical matters -- Getting an education -- Earning a living -- An artistic people -- Having fun -- The Ottoman Turks in their own words.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 7.0 2.0 64898.
ISBN:
9780761414896
Format :
Book

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