Today in Middle Eastern history: the Battle of Otlukbeli (1473)

I assume anybody reading this blog has at least heard of the Ottomans (I mean, I have to assume you do read these posts), but I have to say I’d be pretty impressed if any of you have heard of the Aqquyunlu. They didn’t have a very long run as a major world power. But… Continue reading Today in Middle Eastern history: the Battle of Otlukbeli (1473)

Today in Middle Eastern history: the Battle of Otluk Beli (1473)

I assume anybody reading this blog has at least heard of the Ottomans (I mean, I have to assume you do read these posts), but I have to say I’d be pretty impressed if any of you have heard of the Aqquyunlu. They didn’t have a very long run as a major world power. But… Continue reading Today in Middle Eastern history: the Battle of Otluk Beli (1473)

Today in Middle East history: the Battle of Otluk Dağı or Otluk Beli* (1473)

I assume anybody reading this blog has at least heard of the Ottomans (I mean, I have to assume you do read these posts), but I have to say I’d be pretty impressed if any of you have heard of the Aqquyunlu. They didn’t have a very long run as a major world power. But… Continue reading Today in Middle East history: the Battle of Otluk Dağı or Otluk Beli* (1473)

Today in Middle Eastern history: the Battle of Otluk Dağı or Otluk Beli* (1473)

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I assume anybody reading this blog has at least heard of the Ottomans (I mean, I have to assume you do read these posts), but I have to say I’d be pretty impressed if any of you have heard of the Aqquyunlu. But for a…

Today in Middle Eastern history: the Battle of Otlukbeli (1473)

I assume anybody reading this blog has at least heard of the Ottomans (I mean, I have to assume you do read these posts), but I have to say I’d be pretty impressed if any of you have heard of the Aqquyunlu. They didn’t have a very long run as a major world power. But… Continue reading Today in Middle Eastern history: the Battle of Otlukbeli (1473)

Today in Middle East history: the Battle of Otluk Dağı or Otluk Beli* (1473)

I assume anybody reading this blog has at least heard of the Ottomans (I mean, I have to assume you do read these posts), but I have to say I’d be pretty impressed if any of you have heard of the Aqquyunlu. They didn’t have a very long run as a major world power. But… Continue reading Today in Middle East history: the Battle of Otluk Dağı or Otluk Beli* (1473)