Discussion Timeline - 09:13:00 ← Turkey/Ottoman Up to WWI...

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Unformatted text preview: 06/02/2008 09:13:00 ← Turkey/Ottoman Up to WWI • 1798-1801: Napolean in Egypt • 1805: Ali comes into power in Egypt • 1907: Selim killed because of reforms • 1821: Greek War of independence • 1826: End of janissaries, beginning of reforms • 1832: Ali attacks Anatolia • 1839: Tanzimat reforms begin • 1853-56: Crimean War • 1858: Land Code • 1870s: financial problems, 1875 bankruptcy ← ← Iraq up to WWI • 1700s: Janissaries control Baghdad, but tribes have power in rural regions • 1750: Mamluks take control, Baghdad becomes commercial center. • Late 18 th Century: Basra captured by Iran, then recaptured • 1831: Ottomans centralize power under Ali Reza Pastra • 1872: Midhat Pasha, continues “tanzimat”, new reforms. • 1914: at onset of WWI, British control Basra + Southern Iraq ← ← Egypt (to WWI) • 639: Arab Conquest • 1215: Mamluk rule • 1516: Ottoman rule • 1798: Napoleans invasion •...
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This note was uploaded on 04/11/2008 for the course HIST 443 taught by Professor Cole during the Winter '08 term at University of Michigan.

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Discussion Timeline - 09:13:00 ← Turkey/Ottoman Up to WWI...

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