The Ottoman Kafes or the Princely Cage

13m · August 21, 2021

The Ottoman Kafes or the Princely Cage

(Elizabeth) Starting in the early 1600s, the Ottoman sultans switched from practicing fraticide to confinement as a means to preserve their rule from their grasping brothers. In this episode, Elizabeth examines how this treatment led a number of eventual sultans to have less than stellar qualifications and less than stellar legacies.    Click here for tips for  Or here to buy some  We are now on  checked by members of our team! And you can find out how to support us through our 


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