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Iran, Safavids and Ottomans
Summary :
War between Shi'a and Sunni Muslims; Ottoman Empire expands.
Decline of Ottomans
Summary :
End of expansion. Political corruption, oppression and taxes. A shift in world trade routes.
Imperialism to Crimean War
Summary :
British and Dutch in Asia. Middle East to 1830. Afghanistan. Opium War. Crimean War.