Thesis Type: Postgraduate
Institution Of The Thesis: Bursa Uludağ University, Sosyal Bilimler Enstitüsü, Turkey
Approval Date: 2021
Thesis Language: Turkish
Student: HASAN VURAN
Supervisor: İlhami OruçoğluAbstract:
This research aims to investigate Mu‘tasim Billah’s Conquest of Ammûriye/Amorium within the concept of Abbâsîd-Byzantine relations. The main purpose is to acquaint the reader with the Amorium which is a Byzantine city in the West Anatolia and to quote the researches which has been carried out about the conquest pursuant to the bilateral relations.
Our research consists of
an introduction, three main chapters and a conclusion. A summary regarding to
the presentation of the research is submitted in the introduction. In the first
chapter, the city which is the research object is introduced and its history is
narrated briefly. In the second chapter, Islam-Byzantine relations are touched
upon and the process which led to the aforementioned conquest is assessed. As
for the third chapter, all the events which occurred from the beginning of the
expedition until the end of the conquest are narrated. The study is brought to
completion, thereby adding up a conclusion to the end of all the expression.