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Sultanate Of Rum
The Sultanate
Sultanate
of Rûm (also known as Rûm sultanate (Persian: سلجوقیان روم‎, Saljuqiyān-e Rum), Anatolian Seljuk Sultanate, Sultanate
Sultanate
of Iconium, Anatolian Seljuk State (Turkish: Anadolu Selçuklu Devleti) or Turkey Seljuk State (Turkish: Türkiye Selçuklu Devleti))[5] was a Turko-Persian[6][7][8][9] Sunni Muslim state, established in the parts of Anatolia
Anatolia
which had been conquered from the Byzantine Empire
Byzantine Empire
by the Seljuk Empire
Seljuk Empire
which was established by Seljuk Turks
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Byzantine Empire Under The Doukas Dynasty
The Byzantine Empire
Byzantine Empire
was ruled by emperors of the Doukas
Doukas
dynasty between 1059 and 1081. There are six emperors and co-emperors of this period: the dynasty's founder, Emperor Constantine X Doukas
Constantine X Doukas
(r. 1059–1067), his brother John Doukas, katepano and later Caesar, Romanos IV Diogenes
Romanos IV Diogenes
(r. 1068–1071), Constantine's son Michael VII Doukas
Doukas
(r. 1071–1078), Michael's son and co-emperor Constantine Doukas,[1][2] and finally Nikephoros III Botaneiates
Nikephoros III Botaneiates
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Antalya
Antalya
Antalya
(Turkish pronunciation: [ɑnˈtɑljɑ]) is the fifth-most populous city in Turkey
Turkey
and the capital of its eponymous province. Located on Anatolia's flourishing southwest coast bordered by the Taurus Mountains, Antalya
Antalya
is the largest Turkish city on the Mediterranean coast with over one million people in its metropolitan area.[2][3] The city that is now Antalya
Antalya
was first settled around 200 BC by the Attalid dynasty
Attalid dynasty
of Pergamon, which was soon subdued by the Romans. Roman rule saw Antalya
Antalya
thrive, including the construction of several new monuments, such as Hadrian's Gate, and the proliferation of neighboring cities
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Central Asia
Central Asia
Asia
stretches from the Caspian Sea
Caspian Sea
in the west to China
China
in the east and from Afghanistan
Afghanistan
in the south to Russia
Russia
in the north. It is also colloquially referred to as "the stans" as the countries generally considered to be within the region all have names ending with the Persian suffix "-stan", meaning "land of".[1] Central Asia
Asia
has a population of about 70 million, consisting of five republics: Kazakhstan
Kazakhstan
(pop. 18 million), Kyrgyzstan
Kyrgyzstan
(6 million), Tajikistan
Tajikistan
(9 million), Turkmenistan
Turkmenistan
(6 million), and Uzbekistan
Uzbekistan
(31 million). Afghanistan
Afghanistan
(pop
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List Of Countries And Dependencies By Area
This is a list of the world's countries and their dependent territories by area, ranked by total area. Entries in this list, include, but are not limited to, those in the ISO standard 3166-1, which includes sovereign states and dependent territories
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Caravanserai
A caravanserai (/kærəˈvænsəˌraɪ/)[1] was a roadside inn where travelers (caravaners) could rest and recover from the day's journey.[2] Caravanserais supported the flow of commerce, information and people across the network of trade routes covering Asia, North Africa and Southeast Europe, especially along the Silk Road. These were found frequently along the Achaemenid Empire's Royal Road, a 2,500-kilometre-long (1,600 mi) ancient highway that stretched from Sardis
Sardis

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Republic Of Genoa
The Republic
Republic
of Genoa
Genoa
(Ligurian: Repúbrica de Zêna, pronounced [reˈpybrika de ˈze:na]; Latin: Res Publica Ianuensis; Italian: Repubblica di Genova) was an independent state from 1005 to 1797 in Liguria
Liguria
on the northwestern Italian coast, incorporating Corsica
Corsica
from 1347 to 1768, and numerous other territories throughout the Mediterranean. It began when Genoa
Genoa
became a self-governing commune within the imperial Kingdom of Italy, and ended when it was conquered by the French First Republic
French First Republic
under Napoleon
Napoleon
and replaced with the Ligurian Republic. Corsica
Corsica
was ceded to France
France
in the Treaty of Versailles of 1768
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İznik
İznik
İznik
is a town and an administrative district in the Province of Bursa, Turkey.[3] It was historically known as Nicaea
Nicaea
(Greek: Νίκαια, Níkaia), from which its modern name also derives. The town lies in a fertile basin at the eastern end of Lake İznik, bounded by ranges of hills to the north and south. As the crow flies, the town is only 90 kilometres (56 miles) southeast of Istanbul
Istanbul
but by road it is 200 km (124 miles) around the Gulf of Izmit. It is 80 km (50 miles) by road from Bursa. The town is situated with its west wall rising from the lake itself, providing both protection from siege from that direction, as well as a source of supplies which would be difficult to cut off
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Mesud II
Masud II or Mas'ud II (Old Anatolian Turkish: مَسعود دوم, Ghiyāth ad-Dīn Mas'ūd bin Kaykāwūs (Persian: غياث الدين مسعود بن كيكاوس‎) bore the title of Sultan of Rûm
Sultan of Rûm
at various times between 1284 and 1308. He was a vassal of the Mongols and exercised no real authority. History does not record his ultimate fate. Reign[edit]Dissolution of the Seljuk Sultanate into Turkish Beyliks and other states around Anatolia, c. 1300.Masud II was the eldest son of Kaykaus II. He spent part of his youth as an exile in the Crimea
Crimea
and lived for a time in Constantinople, then the capital of the Byzantine Empire. He appears first in Anatolia
Anatolia
in 1280 as a pretender to the throne
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Battle Of Manzikert
Killed: 2,000[8]-8,000[6] Captured: 4,000[8] Deserted: 20,000[5] Unknownv t eByzantine–Seljuq warsKapetron 1st Manzikert Caesarea Iconium 2nd Manzikert Seljuq campaigns in the Aegean 1st Nicaea 2nd Nicaea Philomelion Campaigns of John I Komnenos Myriokephalon Hyelion and Leimocheir 1st Trebizond Antalya Antioch
Antioch
on the Meander Sinope 2nd TrebizondThe Battle of Manzikert
Battle of Manzikert
was fought between the Byzantine Empire
Byzantine Empire
and the Seljuk Empire
Seljuk Empire
on August 26, 1071 near Manzikert (modern Malazgirt in Muş Province, Turkey)
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Sinop, Turkey
Sinop (Greek: Σινώπη, Sinōpē, historically known as Sinope /sɪˈnoʊpi/) is a city with a population of 36,734 on the isthmus of İnce Burun (İnceburun, Cape Ince), near Cape Sinope (Sinop Burnu, Boztepe Cape, Boztepe Burnu) which is situated on the most northern edge of the Turkish side of the Black Sea
Black Sea
coast, in the ancient region of Paphlagonia, in modern-day northern Turkey
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Koine Greek
Koine Greek
Koine Greek
(UK English /ˈkɔɪniː/,[1] US English /kɔɪˈneɪ/, /ˈkɔɪneɪ/ or /kiːˈniː/;[2][3]), also known as Alexandrian dialect, common Attic, Hellenistic or Biblical Greek, was the common supra-regional form of Greek spoken and written during Hellenistic and Roman antiquity and the early Byzantine era, or Late Antiquity. It evolved from the spread of Greek following the conquests of Alexander the Great in the 4th century BC, and served as the lingua franca of much of the Mediterranean region and the Middle East during the following centuries
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Sunni Islam
OthersZahiri Awza'i Thawri Laythi Jariri Sunni
Sunni
schools of theologyAsh'ari Maturidi TraditionalistOthers:Mu'tazila Murji'ahContemporary movementsAhl-i Hadith Al-Ahbash Barelvi Deobandi Islamic Modernism Salafi
Salafi
movement WahhabismHoly sitesJerusalem Mecca Medina Mount SinaiListsLiteratureKutub al-Sittah Islam
Islam
portalv t eThis article contains Arabic text. Without proper rendering support, you may see question marks, boxes, or other symbols. Sunni
Sunni
Islam
Islam
(/ˈsuːni, ˈsʊni/) is the largest denomination of Islam
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Greek Language
Greek (Modern Greek: ελληνικά [eliniˈka], elliniká, "Greek", ελληνική γλώσσα [eliniˈci ˈɣlosa] ( listen), ellinikí glóssa, "Greek language") is an independent branch of the Indo-European family of languages, native to Greece
Greece
and other parts of the Eastern Mediterranean
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İzmit
İzmit, known as Nicomedia
Nicomedia
in antiquity, is a city in Turkey, the administrative center of the Kocaeli Province
Kocaeli Province
as well as the Metropolitan Municipality. It is located at the Gulf of İzmit
Gulf of İzmit
in the Sea of Marmara, about 100 km (62 mi) east of Istanbul, on the northwestern part of Anatolia. The city center has a population of 300,611 (2011 census). The population of the province (including rural areas) is 1,459,772. (Unlike other provinces in Turkey, apart from Istanbul, the whole province is included within the municipality of the metropolitan center.) Nicomedia
Nicomedia
was the eastern and most senior capital city of the Roman Empire between 286 and 324, during the Tetrarchy
Tetrarchy
introduced by Diocletian
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Rûm
Rûm (Arabic pronunciation: [ˈruːmˤ]), also transliterated as Roum or Rhum (in Koine
Koine
Greek "Ρωμιοί", Romioi, meaning "Romans"; in Arabic الرُّومُ ar-Rūm; in Persian and Ottoman Turkish روم Rûm; in Turkish: Rum), is a generic term used at different times in the Muslim world
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