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Battle of Angora - - -
Defeat and Captivity of Bajazet - -
The Story of his Iron Cage disproved by the
Persian Historian of Timour - -
Attested, 1. by the French - -
, 2. by the Italians - - -
, 3. by the Arabs - -
, 4. by the Greeks - •
, 5. by the Turks - -
Probable Conclusion - - -
1403 Death of Bajazet - - -
Term of the Conquests of Timour - -
1404, 1405. His Triumph at Samarcand -
1405 His Death on the Road to China - -
Character and Merits of Timour - -
1403–1421. Civil Wars of the Sons of Bajazet -
1. Mustapha - - -
2. Isa - - - - * -
1403–14io. 3. Soliman - - -
1410.4. Mousa •. - - -
1413–1421. 5. Mahomet I. - -
1421–1451. Reign of Amurath II. * - -
1421 Re-union of the Ottoman Empire -

1402–1425. State of the Greek Empire -

1422 Siege of Constantinople by Amurath II.

1425–1448. The Emperor John Palaeologus II. Hereditary Succession and Merit of the Ottomans Education and Discipline of the Turks

Invention and Use of Gunpowder -

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Application of the Eastern Emperors to the Poper.—Wisits to the West, of john the First, Manuel, and john the Second, Paleologus.—Union of the Greek and Latin Churches, promoted by the Council of Basil, and concluded at Ferrara and Florence.—State of Literature at ConJoantinople.—Its Revival in Italy by the Greek Fugitives.—

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1348 Negotiation of Cantacuzene with Clement VI.
1355 Treaty of John Palaeologus I. with Innocent VI.
1369 Visit of John Palaeologus to Urban V. at Rome
1370 His Return to Constantinople - •
Visit of the Emperor Manuel . as
1400 To the Court of France - ed
Of England - * - -
1402 His Return to Greece - * -
Greek Knowledge and Descriptions -
Of Germany - - -
Of France - s -
. Of England - - -
1402–1417. Indifference of Manuel towards the Latins
1417–1425. His Negotiations * -
His private Motives as * -
His Death - - sis -
1425—1437. Zeal of John Palaeologus II.
Corruption of the Latin Church - -
1377–1429. Schism - - -
1409 Council of Pisa - • -
1414–1418. Of Constance - -
1431–1443. Of Bafil - - -
Their Opposition to Eugenius IV. - -
1434–1437. Negotiations with the Greeks -
1437 John Palaeologus embarks in the Pope's Gallies

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