Altan Çeti̇n

Keywords: Aqqoyunid, Mongols, Turkmens, Karakoyunlular

Abstract

Safavid period has a rich collection in terms of history writing and the presence of other related documents. This study is translation of Aqqoyunid related information in Lubb at-Tavarih which is a product of Yahya Qazvini. Yahya Qazvini has mentioned several Turk-Muslim sates, in the book which is a part of general book series. The imports of this study the documentary value of information related to previous period given in Safavid period who destroyed the Aqqoyunids. In the study, first, general information about Aqqoyunid's history was given. Then, writer of book was introduced. After the introduction part, translation of Persian document was given. Poetics in the text shows the importance of this literarical elements in terms of historical content and includes information related to period. Notes were added in translation, when needed.