• The Ottoman Empire - About.com Education

      geography.about.com/od/historyofgeography/a/The-Ottoman-Empire.htm The Ottoman Empire was an imperial state that was founded in 1299 after growing out of the break-down of several Turkish tribes. The empire then grew to include many ...
    • History of the Ottoman Empire - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

      en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_Ottoman_Empire Achaemenid Empire: 559–331 BC: Kingdom of Alexander the Great: 334–301 BC: Kingdom of Cappadocia: 322-130 BC: Antigonids: 306–168 BC: Seleucid Empire: 305–64 BC
    • BBC - Religions - Islam: Ottoman Empire (1301-1922)

      www.bbc.co.uk/religion/religions/islam/history/ottomanempire_1.shtml Constantinople Constantinople. Constantinople was the heart of the Byzantine Empire. It became the capital of the Ottoman Empire when it was conquered in ...
    • Ottoman Empire: History - Infoplease

      www.infoplease.com/encyclopedia/history/ottoman-empire-history.html History Origins The Ottoman state began as one of many small Turkish states that emerged in Asia Minor during the breakdown of the empire of the
    • Ottoman Empire - New World Encyclopedia

      www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Ottoman_Empire 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 ...
    • Rise of the Ottoman Empire - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

      en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rise_of_the_Ottoman_Empire The foundation and rise of the Ottoman Empire (1299 – 29 May 1453) is the period that started with the weakening of the Seljuk Sultanate of Rûm in the very early ...
    • The Ottomans

      www.theottomans.org you can share your works and thoughts about the ottomans with other members of our site using our new forum pages. ... the ottoman empire was dynastic ...