Beshir Agha : chief eunuch of the Ottoman imperial harem / Jane Hathaway.

"Beshir Agha (c. 1657-1746) was the most powerful Chief Harem Eunuch in the history of the Ottoman Empire. Enslaved in his native Ethiopia as a boy, then castrated in Egypt, Beshir Agha became one of hundreds of East African eunuchs who inhabited the imperial palace's enormous harem. Risin...

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Main Author: Hathaway, Jane, 1962-
Format: Book
Published: Oxford : Oneworld, 2005.
Series:Makers of the Muslim world.

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