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In the days of the Janissaries

Alexander Pallis

In the days of the Janissaries

old Turkish life as depicted in the "Travel-book" of Evliyá Chelebí

by Alexander Pallis

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Published by Hutchinson in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Alexander Pallis.
ContributionsChelebí, Evliyá.
The Physical Object
Pagination236p.,ill.,22cm
Number of Pages236
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20912340M

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"Janissaries" initiates "The Theogony," a trilogy that will take Lieutenant Hobbs and his Special Forces platoon to the stars. It will also show them that there’s much more to Earth's history than is written in the history books! Books in The Theogony Series. Occupied Seattle . An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio. An illustration of a " floppy disk. The lion of Janina; or, The last days of the Janissaries, a Turkish novel; Item Preview remove-circle.

I stumbled on Janissaries, the first book in Chris Kennedy's THEOGONY series, as a recommendation by Amazon after some other books that I have purchased. The description is kind of up my alley because I like the idea of the Earth fighting to preserve itself from an alien race. So, I dropped a couple of bucks and picked up this self-published story/5(39).   The Janissaries, elite fighters, personal slaves to Sultan, most loyal servants and the most feared infantry units on a battlefield. The Janissaries were formed by .


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