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The Resource 1453 : the holy war for Constantinople and the clash of Islam and the West, Roger Crowley

1453 : the holy war for Constantinople and the clash of Islam and the West, Roger Crowley

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1453 : the holy war for Constantinople and the clash of Islam and the West
Title
1453
Title remainder
the holy war for Constantinople and the clash of Islam and the West
Statement of responsibility
Roger Crowley
Title variation
  • Fourteen fifty-three
  • Holy war for Constantinople and the clash of Islam and the West
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a comprehensive study of the siege of Constantinople in 1453 by the Ottoman Turks, and describes how Mehmet II defeated Constantine XI with new weaponry which included gunpowder and a twenty-seven-foot-long cannon called the Basilica
Summary
A comprehensive account of the fall of Constantinople to the Ottoman Turks in 1453 examines the end of the Byzantine Empire and the medieval era, and the implications of the siege for the relationship between the West and Islam
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167888
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
Kirkus Review
Dewey number
949.61/98014
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
LC call number
DR730
LC item number
.C76 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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adult
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the holy war for Constantinople and the clash of Islam and the West
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1453 : the holy war for Constantinople and the clash of Islam and the West, Roger Crowley
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 283-287) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
13976983
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 304 pages
Isbn
9781401301910
Lccn
2005046384
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (InCu)6826730802434F60823C4A3ADD340F5A
  • (IMchF)fol09631908
Label
1453 : the holy war for Constantinople and the clash of Islam and the West, Roger Crowley
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 283-287) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
13976983
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 304 pages
Isbn
9781401301910
Lccn
2005046384
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (InCu)6826730802434F60823C4A3ADD340F5A
  • (IMchF)fol09631908

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