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*FrontMatter, pg. i*CONTENTS, pg. vii*LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS, pg. ix*LIST OF ABBREVIATIONS, pg. xi*NOTE ON USAGE, pg. xiii*ACKNOWLEDGMENTS, pg. xvii*INTRODUCTION, pg. 3*ONE THE MAKING OF AN OTTOMAN (1541-63 / 948-70), pg. 13*TWO THE POET AT THE GATES (1563-77 / 970-84), pg. 41*THREE TO THE EAST (1577-82 / 984-90), pg. 70*FOUR TOWARD THE MILLENNIUM: WAR, APOCALYPSE, AND HISTORY (1583-92 / 991-1000), pg. 109*FIVE THE FINAL YEARS (1592-1600 / 1000-1008), pg. 143*SIX KANUN-CONSCIOUSNESS IN THE SIXTEENTH CENTURY, pg. 191*SEVEN ALI ON THE OTTOMAN CAREER PATHS, pg. 201*EIGHT BUREAUCRACY AND BUREAUCRATIC CONSCIOUSNESS, pg. 214*NINE OTTOMAN HISTORICAL WRITING IN THE SIXTEENTH CENTURY, pg. 235*TEN MUSLIM AND OTTOMAN, pg. 253*ELEVEN THE TURKIC AND MONGOL HERITAGE, pg. 273*TWELVE THE REIGN OF MURAD III, pg. 293*APPENDIX A THE STRUCTURE OF THE OTTOMAN FINANCIAL ESTABLISHMENT IN THE SIXTEENTH CENTURY, pg. 311*APPENDIX B CHRONOLOGY, pg. 315*GLOSSARY, pg. 319*BIBLIOGRAPHY, pg. 333*Index, pg. 345