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Syed Muhammad Khan
by Kings and Generals
published on 27 May 2020

The Battle of Manzikert (Malazgirt, Manavazkert) of 1071 was fought between the Byzantine Empire and the new nomadic conquerors from Central Asia - the Seljuk Sultanate. This battle was decisive in changing the ethnic and the religious outlook of Anatolia, and probably was the reason Crusades from Western Europe began.

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Generals, K. a. (2020, May 27). Battle of Manzikert 1071 - Byzantine - Seljuq Wars Documentary. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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