Outline of the Ottoman Empire

Outline of the Ottoman Empire

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to the Ottoman Empire:

Ottoman Empire – historical Muslim empire that lasted from (1299–1922). It is also known by its contemporaries as the Turkish Empire or Turkey after the principal ethnic group.[1] At its zenith in the second half of the 16th century it controlled Southeast Europe, Southwest Asia and North Africa.

Contents

  • General history 1
    • Main periods 1.1
    • Subperiods 1.2
  • Structure of the Ottoman Empire 2
  • Titles and posts 3
  • History of Ottoman-ruled countries 4
  • Ottoman Dynasty 5
    • The sultans 5.1
    • Some male members of the Ottoman house 5.2
    • Mothers and other women assumed the title Valide Sultan 5.3
    • Some female members of the Ottoman house 5.4
  • Notable people 6
    • Some Crimean Khans 6.1
    • Some Grandviziers 6.2
    • Other notable viziers, governors and soldiers 6.3
    • Sea men (Kaptan Pashas) 6.4
    • Architects 6.5
    • Artists (painter and calligrapher) 6.6
    • Musicians 6.7
    • Poets and authors 6.8
    • Men of letters and historians 6.9
    • Scientists (including Astrologist) 6.10
    • Some families 6.11
  • Buildings 7
    • Palaces (İstanbul) 7.1
    • Mosques (İstanbul) 7.2
    • Mosques (Elsewhere) 7.3
  • Military 8
    • Wars 8.1
      • Croatian–Ottoman Wars 8.1.1
      • Ottoman–Venetian Wars 8.1.2
      • Polish–Ottoman Wars 8.1.3
      • Russo-Turkish War 8.1.4
      • Other wars 8.1.5
    • Sieges 8.2
    • Battles (before World War 1) 8.3
    • Battles of the First World War 8.4
      • Caucasus Campaign 8.4.1
      • Mesopotamian campaign 8.4.2
      • Sinai and Palestine Campaign 8.4.3
      • Gallipoli Campaign 8.4.4
    • Treaties 8.5
    • Revolts and notable events 8.6
  • Diplomacy 9
  • Lists 10
  • Notes 11
  • External links 12

General history

Main periods

Subperiods

Structure of the Ottoman Empire

Titles and posts

History of Ottoman-ruled countries

Ottoman Dynasty

The sultans

Some male members of the Ottoman house

Mothers and other women assumed the title Valide Sultan

Some female members of the Ottoman house

Notable people

Some Crimean Khans[2]

Some Grandviziers

Other notable viziers, governors and soldiers

Sea men (Kaptan Pashas)

Architects[5]

Artists (painter and calligrapher)

Musicians

Poets and authors

Men of letters and historians

Scientists (including Astrologist)

Some families

Buildings

Palaces (İstanbul)

Mosques (İstanbul)

Mosques (Elsewhere)

Military

Wars

Croatian–Ottoman Wars

Ottoman–Venetian Wars

Polish–Ottoman Wars

Russo-Turkish War

Other wars

Sieges

Battles (before World War 1)

Battles of the First World War

Caucasus Campaign

Mesopotamian campaign

Sinai and Palestine Campaign

Gallipoli Campaign

Treaties

Revolts and notable events

Diplomacy

Lists

Notes

  1. ^ Gabor Agostaon-Bruce Masters:Encyclopaedia of them Ottoman Empire,ISBN 081606259-5 p.XXV1
  2. ^ Only vassal khans after 1478
  3. ^ Piri Reis can also be classified within the scientists subsection
  4. ^ Seydi Ali Reis can also be classified within the authors subsection
  5. ^ For Balyan Family see subsection Some families
  6. ^ Factuality of the Ahmet Çelebi and hasan çelebi is disputable

External links

  • Ottoman Text Archive Project – University of Washington
  • Ottoman Empire in The Oxford Dictionary of Islam
  • The Ottoman Empire: Resources – University of Michigan
  • The Ottoman Empire: A Chronological Outline
  • World Civilizations: The Ottomans A comprehensive site that covers much about the Ottoman state and government
  • Ottoman History Podcast An internet radio broadcast dedicated to the history, culture and society of the Ottoman Empire and Middle East
  • Turkish Oral Narrative
  • The Online Bibliography of Ottoman-Turkish Literature A bi-lingual site (English version) presenting a user-submissable database of references to theses, books, articles, papers and research-projects
  • Osmanlı Edebiyatı Çalışmaları Bibliyografyası Veritabanı Turkish version of The Online Bibliography of Ottoman-Turkish Literature
  • Information about Ottomans
  • Forced population transfers in early Ottoman imperial policy PDF (566 KB) – covers the period 1300–1600
  • The Sakıp Sabancı Collection of Ottoman Calligraphy
  • Ottomans History Blog
  • Turkey in the First World War
  • Ottoman Navy and Navigation
  • Engravings of Ottoman Empire – HQ image gallery
  • Ottoman Studies Resources in Internet