Why did the Ottoman Empire become Turkey?© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com March 22, 2019, 3:09 am ad1c9bdddf
How the country of Turkey came into existence can seem like a complicated question, but it is in actuality simpler when considering the nature of empires in the first place. The Ottoman Empire came to be precisely because a group of Turkish people came to power and were known as "Ottomans."
This rise to power of the Ottomans ...
The existence of the current nation-state of Turkey out of the Ottoman Empire is described in brief, with particular relevance to the Treaty of Sevres and WWI.