Ottoman Empire - Seraglio

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Created at 05 / 2015
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What was the fate of women in Sultan's harem?

It is well known fact that the Ottoman Sultan had a plenty of wives. Many of them were brought predominantly from non-Muslim territories and converted to Islam. Some of these women were responsible for the political training of potential throne successors.
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