The Political Testaments of Richelieu and Âli Pasha
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June 8, 2009
Two great statesmen, Richelieu and Âli Pasha have left to the history their political testaments addressed to their respective rulers. Richelieu died in mid-17th century and Âli Pasha towards the end of 19th century. Two and a half centuries separate them. Yet, there is quite a similarity between the two testaments. Was Âli Pasha inspired from Richelieu’s testament or is it just a coincidence?
Number of Pages in PDF File: 17
Keywords: Richelieu, Ali Pasha, France, Ottoman Empire, Governance
Date posted: June 10, 2009