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Ottoman Expansion 1362-1402 A.D. The First Conquest of Rumelia and Anatolia
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The trade-routes of Anatolia converged at this time on Bursa. The Ottoman advance into the Balkans outflanked Constantinople by way of Gallipoli, and thereafter followed the main valleys and mountain passes.

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Kennedy, Hugh, “Ottoman Expansion 1362-1402 A.D. The First Conquest of Rumelia and Anatolia”, in: Historical Atlas of Islam, Edited by: Hugh Kennedy. Consulted online on 18 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1573-3912_hai_HAI_48>
First published online: 2012
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004122352, 20011210



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