The Ottoman age of exploration
by
 
Casale, Giancarlo.

Title
The Ottoman age of exploration

Author
Casale, Giancarlo.

ISBN
9780195377828

Personal Author
Casale, Giancarlo.

Publication Information
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010.

Physical Description
xix, 281 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.

Contents
Introduction : an empire of the mind -- Selim the navigator : 1512-1520 -- Ibrahim Pasha and the Age of Reconnaissance : 1520-1536 -- Hadim Suleiman Pasha's world war : 1536-1546 -- Rustem Pasha versus the Indian Ocean faction : 1546-1561 -- Sokollu Mehmed Pasha and the apogee of empire : 1561-1579 -- A man, a plan, a canal : Mir Ali Beg's expeditions to the Swahili coast : 1579-1589 -- The death of politics.

Subject Term
Navigation -- Turkey -- History -- 16th century.

Geographic Term
Turkey -- History -- 16th century.
 
Indian Ocean Region -- Discovery and exploration -- Turkish.
 
Turkey -- Commerce -- History -- 16th century.


LibraryMaterial TypeItem BarcodeCall NumberShelf LocationStatus
University LibraryBook0315782DR507 .C37 2010Central Campus LibraryDue 06.09.2020