Timur Lenk, the Turco-Mongolian military leader and founder of the Muslim Timurid dynasty, is already attributed special cruelty in contemporary sources. The example of his conquests in Anatolia can be used to identify and explain discourses on the military and political function of cruelty.
The next lecture in our lecture series is dedicated to this exciting topic, to which we cordially invite you:
On Wednesday, 17 May 2023, at 11:30 a.m., the following will speak
Prof. Dr. Markus Koller (Ruhr University Bochum)
Praktiken "strategischer Grausamkeit" - die Feldzüge Timur Lenks in Anatolien (1402/03)
Meeting-ID: 720 964 3450