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An Ottoman Traveller

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An Ottoman Traveller: Selections from the Book of Travels of Evliya Celebi - Evliya Celebi; edited and translated by Robert Dankoff and Sooyong Kim
A selection of writing by the most unknown great traveller.



This guide offers book, film, curriculum, and website resources for teaching and learning about the Ottoman Empire. Most books and films listed in this guide are available from the Primary Source Library. Please contact the librarian if you are interested in checking out or using sources from the library collection. Contact information for the Primary Source Library can be found in the right column of every page.


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Any views, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in this program do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities.



Guide originally created by Jennifer Hanson and revised by Karen Storz.

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See Also

  • The Ottomans: Out of the Margins
    Three primary source-based classroom activities for grades 8-12. The sources in the activities illustrate three approaches for integrating into the curriculum the achievements of an empire that spanned medieval and modern times. From Primary Source.

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