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Author Pippidi, Andrei, author

Title Visions of the Ottoman world in Renaissance Europe / Andrei Pippidi
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 2014
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Description 1 online resource
Summary Key protagonists in discussions about the Ottoman Empire during the Renaissance included Erasmus, Luther, and Machiavelli. These discussions spawned a common market of ideas in the fifteenth and sixteenth century, as Europeans debated and represented the Ottoman threat. This book includes echoes of today's debates about the relationship of Turkey with Europe and the struggle to accommodate the descendants of the Ottomans in our midst
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from home page (viewed on April 23, 2014)
Subject Turks -- Public opinion.
Public opinion -- Europe -- History -- To 1500.
Public opinion -- Europe -- History -- 16th century.
Public opinion -- Europe -- History -- 17th century.
Turkey -- History -- Ottoman Empire, 1288-1918.
Turkey -- Foreign public opinion, European
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780199388059 (ebook)