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By I M Kunt,Christine Woodhead

Sultan Suleyman the fabulous (r.1520-1566) ruled the japanese Mediterranean and Ottoman worlds - and the mind's eye of his contemporaries - a great deal as his fellow sovereigns Charles V, Francis I and Henry VIII within the west. He drastically accelerated the Ottoman empire, shooting Rhodes, Belgrade, Hungary, the purple beach of Arabia, or even besieging Vienna. client and legislator in addition to conqueror, he stamped his identify on an age. those specially-commissioned essays by way of major specialists research Suleyman's reign in its wider political and diplomatic context, either Ottoman and European.

The members are: Peter Burke; Geza David; Suraiaya Faroqhi; Peter Holt; Colin Imber; Salih Uzbaran; Metin Kunt; Christine Woodhead; and Ann Williams.

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