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Published: 02 May 2017

320 Pages

9.2 x 6.0 inches

ISBN: 9780198791430

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The Sultan's Renegades

Christian-European Converts to Islam and the Making of the Ottoman Elite, 1575-1610

Tobias P. Graf

  • The first volume to comprehensively place renegades in context of Ottoman elite society
  • Offers a transcultural perspective on religious polarization and confessionalization, exploring its significance from a geographic, political, and linguistic perspective
  • Studies contacts between renegades and Christian Europeans as well as Christian-European rulers and their representatives