1891 - 1956
1840 - 1917
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From the King of Kings of the East and West, the Great Khan. To Qutuz the Mamluk, who fled to escape our swords. You should think of what happened to other countries and submit to us… Resist and you will suffer the most terrible catastrophes. We will shatter your mosques and reveal the weakness of your God and then will kill your children and your old men together.The Sultan responded by beheading the envoys and putting their heads on pikes. What happened next?