Ottoman Bosnia: A History in Peril

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Markus Koller, Kemal H. Karpat
University of Wisconsin Press, 2004 - History - 281 pages
The cultural, social, political, and demographic studies of Bosnia in this volume encompass more than four hundred years of history and offer a broad, multidimensional view of this vital Ottoman territory. Written by native and foreign specialists, these studies evaluate and seek also to rescue and preserve the legacy of the extraordinarily important buildings, manuscripts, and other cultural artifacts destroyed during the war of 1992–1995.

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Contents

The Bosnian Manuscript Ingathering Project
27
Discussion I
35
The State of Sarajevos Collections of Oriental Manuscripts
43
Copyright

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About the author (2004)

Markus Koller is a research associate at the University of Bern. His forthcoming book is titled Bosnien an der Schwelle zur Neuzeit. Eine Kulturgeschichte der Gewalt. Kemal H. Karpat is Distinguished Professor of History at the University of Wisconsin–Madison and the author of more than twenty books, including The Politicization of Islam and Studies on Ottoman History. Noel Malcolm is a senior research fellow at All Souls College, Oxford, and the author of the best-selling books Bosnia: A Short History and Kosovo: A Short History.

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