Kitchener, Horatio Herbert (Earl Kitchner of Khatroum) (1850-1916). British army officer. Served
unofficially with British forces during the bombardment of Alexandria (1882). Officially posted to
British army in Egypt (1883-85) during which he served with
Karageorge (Black George): First prince of Serbia, led Serbian national revolt.
Obrenovich: Name of the other Serbian princely dynasty.
Phanariot: Prominent Greek ethnic families of the Ottoman capital of Constantinople.
Name derives from Phanar (ligthous
4- THE DECLINE OF THE OTTOMAN EMPIRE
GREEK WAR OF INDEPENDENCE
Belligerents: Ottoman Empire
Greece, France, Great Britain, Russia.
Greece had been under Ottoman control for four centuries, but with the spread of nationalism in
the wake of t
Assistant Professor, Department of Astronomy
Oce: CAS 422A
Course Description and Goals: Astronomy 105 focuses on the search (and study of) extraterrestrial worlds t