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Author Rothman, E. Natalie (Ella Natalie), 1976-

Title Brokering empire : trans-imperial subjects between Venice and Istanbul / E. Natalie Rothman
Published Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (xx, 323 pages) : illustrations, map
Series EBL-Schweitzer
ACLS Humanities E-Book (Series)
Contents Trans-imperial subjects as supplicants and as brokers -- Brokering commerce or making friends? -- Narrating transition -- Practicing conversion -- Making Venetian dragomans -- Articulating difference -- Levantines : genealogies of a category
Summary "Explores how diplomatic interpreters, converts, and commercial brokers mediated and helped define political, linguistic, and religious boundaries between the Venetian and Ottoman empires in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries."--Author's Web site
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes In English
Subject POLITICAL SCIENCE.
International Relations / General.
HISTORY -- Renaissance.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- General.
International relations.
Handel
Kulturaustausch
Regions & Countries - Europe.
History & Archaeology.
Italy.
Venice (Italy) -- Relations -- Turkey -- Istanbul
Istanbul (Turkey) -- Relations -- Italy -- Venice
Venice (Italy) -- History -- 1508-1797.
Turkey -- History -- Ottoman Empire, 1288-1918.
Italy -- Venice.
Turkey.
Turkey -- Istanbul.
Venedig
Osmanisches Reich
Venedig -- relationer -- historia -- Turkiet -- Istanbul.
Istanbul -- relationer -- historia -- Venedig.
Venedig -- historia -- 1500-talet -- 1600-talet -- 1700-talet.
Osmanska riket.
Genre/Form Electronic books
History.
Electronic books.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2011037686
ISBN 0801463114
9780801463112
0801463122
9780801463129