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Memoirs of a janissary

Konstantin MihailovicМЃ

Memoirs of a janissary

by Konstantin MihailovicМЃ

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Published by Published under the auspices of the Joint Committee on Eastern Europe, American Council of Learned Societies, by the Dept. of Slavic Languages and Literatures, University of Michigan in Ann Arbor .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mihailović, Konstantin.,
  • Turks in Serbia.,
  • Serbia -- History -- To 1456 -- Sources.,
  • Turkey -- History -- Sources.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementKonstantin Mihailović ; translated by Benjamin Stolz ; historical commentary and notes by Svat Soucek.
    SeriesMichigan Slavic translations -- no. 3
    ContributionsSoucek, Svat.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDR338.5.M47
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxx, 255 p. :
    Number of Pages255
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16795551M

    memoirs of a janissary Download Book Memoirs Of A Janissary in PDF format. You can Read Online Memoirs Of A Janissary here in PDF, EPUB, Mobi or Docx formats. Memoirs Of A Janissary Author: Konstanty Michałowicz ISBN: In The New People In Power, the second book of The Janissary trilogy, Field Marshal Konchak fights to reunite the empire and re-conquer breakaway regions, including his own native province. In the village where he was born, the janissary comes face to face with his .

    Konstantin Mihailović, also known as Constantine of Ostravica, born in , was a Serbian soldier and author of a memoir of his time as a Jannissary in the army of the Ottoman Empire. Mihailović was born in the village of Ostrovica, near Rudnik in the Serbian Despotate. His book, Memoirs of a Janissary (Serbian language:Успомене јаничара) was written at the end of the 15th. Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Konstantin Mihailovic books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles.

    The Janissaries of the Ottoman/Turkish EmpireThe Janissaries was an elite corp. in the standing army of the Ottoman Empire from the late 14th century to Highly respected for their military prowess in the 15th and 16th centuries, the Janissaries became a powerful force to be reckoned with on the battlefield, and in government administrations. He wrote a book "Memoirs of a Janissary" which I highly recommend. Other than him, there were numerous other Christians serving the Ottoman military at that time. For instance, most of the artillery personnel and sappers during the siege of Constantinople were Christians.


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Memoirs of a Janissary Mihailović, Konstantin (edited by Svat Soucek; translated by Benjamin Stolz) Konstantin Mihailović, born a Christian Serb in the early 15th century, was kidnapped by Ottoman Turks and brought to Anatolia, where he was trained as a Janissary — a member of the elite corps of the Ottoman army made up entirely of converted Christian boys.

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of Slavic Languages and Literatures, University of Michigan. MLA Citation. Michałowicz, Konstanty. Ann Arbor: Published under the auspices of the Joint Committee on Eastern Europe, American Council of Learned Societies, by the Dept. of Slavic Languages and Literatures, University of Michigan, tate.

His book, Memoirs of a Janissary was written at the end of 15 th century, probably between andand provides a unique insight into life in the Ottoman army of the time.

Mihailovićs’ stated motivation in writing the book was to provide a detailed account of the Ottoman state and its military structure in order to assist the.

Memoir is autobiographical writing, but not all autobiographical writing follows the criteria for memoir. Memoirs are structured differently from formal autobiographies which tend to encompass the writer's entire life span, focusing on the development of his/her personality.

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The following images are taken from sixteenth- and seventeenth-century books published in Europe as guidelines for military action.Konstantin Mihailović, also known as Constantine of Ostravica, born inwas a Serbian soldier and author of a memoir of his time as a Jannissary in the army of the Ottoman Empire.

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