HIST643 - The Ottoman Empire
Course Code: HIST643 Course ID: 4377 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Graduate
This course investigates the roots of the Ottoman people, the development of their empire, the spread of their culture and their impact on early modern Europe. Students examine the reasons why the Ottoman Empire was one of the most successful empires in the history of the world. Starting in a corner of Anatolia with Byzantine and Seljuk lands in the 13th century, the emphasis is on how the Ottomans managed to expand their authority until they controlled territory on three continents: Asia, Europe and Africa until its demise after World War I.
|Registration Dates||Course Dates||Session||Weeks|
|11/25/19 - 05/01/20||05/04/20 - 06/28/20||Spring 2020 Session I||8 Week session|
|Book Title:||Osman's Dream (Ebook available through the APUS Online Library)|
|Publication Info:||Basic Books, Inc.|
|Book Title:||Ottoman Empire and World Economy|
|Publication Info:||State University of NY Press|
|Book Title:||Ottoman Centuries|
|Publication Info:||William Morrow Co., Inc.|
Not current for future courses.