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A Mongol kingdom centered around Moscow had begun.
Ivan III Tearing the Great Khan’s Letter Requesting More Tribute in 1480.
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Name came from “Osman,” a leader of a western Anatolian nomadic group who began expansionistic moves in the 14th century.
Gradually these nomads took over Anatolia and became the border between Islam and Byzantine Christian
Millet system (non-Muslims formed small communities and were allowed to keep their faith (Jewish or Christian) as long as they paid the jitza (a tax)
Local officials were replaced by Ottoman government officials