065 Mehmed the Conqueror

by / Thursday, 17 May 2018 / Published in

After some setbacks, Sultan Mehmed really gets his conquests underway, mounting invasions in Anatolia, Albania, Greece, and Serbia. His moniker may come from Constantinople, but now we will see Mehmed Conquer.

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This map gives you a rough idea of the territory of the Despotate of Morea around this period.

Here is a print of Trebizond in the early 18th century, though it still gives you an idea of the city’s geography.