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Kate Fleet on the Ottoman Empire

Kate Fleet on the Ottoman Empire

The Silk Roads primary junction was always Constantinople, now Istanbul - the capital of the Byzantine and then the Ottoman Empire. Today, it should be alarming to Europe that after some rebuttals from the EU, Istanbul is now turning its face back eastwards again, where's there's more on offer. Cambridge's Kate Fleet takes us on a tour of that hugely successful and long lasting empire.

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