Armed Forces of the Ottoman Empire (ХІV-ХVІІІ centuries): history of development, structure, combat conditions

Срібняк, Ігор Володимирович and Дудар, Роксолана Василівна (2018) Armed Forces of the Ottoman Empire (ХІV-ХVІІІ centuries): history of development, structure, combat conditions Колективний. Centrum naukowo-wydawniczy im. O.Pritsaka, Київ.

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Abstract

The brochure provides a short essay on the history of the creation of the armed forces of the Ottoman Empire, in particular – internal organization of pedestrian, equestrian, special and auxiliary units of the corps of the capyculus was reconstructed. It is established that thanks to a special form of staffing and thorough training, troops of the capyculus were distinguished by their discipline, high fighting spirit and the ability to perform combat tasks of the highest complexity, representing one of the first in the medieval European professional multi-purpose formation. The peculiarities of the creation and functioning of the Janissaries Corps are also considered, its structure and features of its manning have been analyzed, the causes of the decline of the traditional feudal model of the Ottoman organization were determined. It is designed for students of humanitarian specialties of higher educational institutions of Ukraine, researchers, all who are interested in military history.

Item Type: Словник, енциклопедія, довідник (Колективний)
Uncontrolled Keywords: army; corps; capyculus; janissaries; weapon; Ottoman Empire
Subjects: Popular science publications
Divisions: Факультети > Історико-філософський факультет > Кафедра всесвітньої історії
Depositing User: професор Ігор Володимирович Срібняк
Date Deposited: 21 Dec 2018 09:10
Last Modified: 21 Dec 2018 09:10
URI: http://elibrary.kubg.edu.ua/id/eprint/25711

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