The Ottoman Empire has achieved one of the greatest and most powerful civilizations of the modern history. The Ottoman glory in the sixteenth and seventeenth century represents one of the heights of human creativity, optimism, and artistry. In particular the administration system that they have adopted and employed draws admiration of most world statesmen. Ottoman Empire heritage is mostly found in the capital cities of the empire that is Istanbul, Bursa and Edirne.

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