Ottoman Empire On World Map
Evolving ottoman state built their empire by absorbing the muslims of anatolia most ottomans became muslims and by protecting the greek christians in anatolia.
Ottoman empire on world map. The ottoman empire 1914. Ottoman empire empire created by turkish tribes in anatolia asia minor that grew to be one of the most powerful states in the world during the 15th and 16th centuries. The partition of the ottoman empire armistice of mudros 30 october 1918 abolition of the ottoman sultanate 1 november 1922 was a political event that occurred. The ottoman empire represents one of the largest imperial projects in human history ruling vast territories in north africa the balkans and the middle east over a.
The ottoman empire was the one of the largest and longest lasting empires in history. Map description historical map of wwi. Illustrating the turkish rail system. The word ottoman is a historical anglicisation of the name of osman i the founder of the empire and of the ruling house of osman also known as the ottoman dynasty.
It was an empire inspired and sustained by islam and islamic. Turkey history rulers politics. Names of ottoman rulers are given with their common modern name followed by nicknames in quotes.