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Free download The Turkish Letters of Ogier Ghiselin de Busbec Imperial Ambassador at Constantinople 1554 1562 Translated from the Latin of the Elzevir Edition of 1663 100 G diplomacy to check the raids of the Turks into Hungary and he proved very effective with his uick sympathy appreciation of the Turkish character and patience He returned from Constantinople in the autumn of 1562 with an established reputation as a diplomatBusbec's Turkish Letters is a treasure of early travel literature reflecting Busbec's rich literary talent classical education love for collecting antiuities and remarkable power of observation Delightfully entertaining reading it also offers invaluable lessons on understanding and bridging cultural divid. Interesting as its a display of one of the few early diplomats of a foreign diplomat at the height of the Ottoman power

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Free download The Turkish Letters of Ogier Ghiselin de Busbec Imperial Ambassador at Constantinople 1554 1562 Translated from the Latin of the Elzevir Edition of 1663 100 A native of western Flanders Ogier Ghiselin de Busbec served in several posts as diplomatic representative for the Habsburg ruler Ferdinand I King of Bohemia and Hungary 1526 64 and Holy Roman Emperor 1556 64 Busbec's most famous mission was to the Ottoman Empire at the zenith of its power and glory during the reign of Suleiman the Magnificent In four letters to his friend Nicholas Michault who had been Busbec's fellow student in Italy and afterwards was imperial ambassador to the Portuguese court he details impressions on everything he saw and experienced i. Fascinating and insightful Gives interesting comparisons of Europe and the Ottoman Empire during the 16th century Somewhat limited in scope given the author was an international diplomat with a specific task in mind However his curiosity luckily for the reader means the author gives the most random details such as plant life as well as the most outrageous facts such as slaveryA must read for any history student

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Free download The Turkish Letters of Ogier Ghiselin de Busbec Imperial Ambassador at Constantinople 1554 1562 Translated from the Latin of the Elzevir Edition of 1663 100 N Turkey including landscapes plants animals Islam ethnic groups architecture slavery military matters court practices clothing gender and domestic relations and the Sultan himselfSuleiman spelled Soleiman in the translation the Magnificent is perhaps the most distinguished figure in Turkish history and his reign saw the greatest extension of Turkish power His devotion to his own religion and his tolerance of other faiths his munificence and generosity won him the fidelity of his subjects and the respect of his enemies Busbec was given the assignment of usin. A classic account of Ottoman Constantinople and Ottoman politics in the mid 16th c by the Imperial ambassador to the court of Suleyman the Magnificent wide ranging witty clever letters back to a friend in the West Read it as a traveler s memoir read it for its store of tales of Ottoman life and customs read it for the tales of court intrigue A major resource for anyone interested in the Ottoman Empire at the height of its powers


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