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1453 … and later

1453, a fateful date for the Byzantines, as Constantinople is taken by the Turks. It marks the beginning of the Ottoman empire which will disappear in the aftermath of WWI . This lecture covers the fall of Constantinople and how the city was transformed and also unveils how the Ottomans managed to reign over a huge area comprising people speaking many languages, and practising different religions.

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