The Turkish Nomadic Groups Managed Essay

1262 Words Nov 28th, 2016 6 Pages
Turkish nomadic groups managed to take-over and control much of central Asia and settlements in Persia, Anatolian and India. The Turkish nomads managed to acclimatize their societal needs to the landscape, climate, and ecology of the arid lands before them. Though their lifestyle was void of many comforts the Turkish nomads managed to carve a niche out of the harsh landscape for themselves. Like most groups of people the Turkish people turned to their religion for comfort and protection. They also had an intricate military system that they could turn to for protection and for taking what they wanted. The might of the military forces allowed these nomadic people to over-take many settlements and impose their own lifestyle views on the settlements they conquered. Although the Turkish nomads conquered settlements they themselves did not stay in one place, instead they continued following their carefully established migration plan.
The Turkish nomads managed to acclimatize their societal needs to the landscape, climate, and ecology of the arid lands before them, allowing them the ability to create a sustainable lifestyle from the steppes of Central Asia. The rainfall in this area is not enough to allow for a major agriculture venture. Although there were areas that had water called oases, these small areas allowed only limited cultivation. Instead the Turkish nomads relied on the grasses and shrubs, that grow on the central Asian steppe lands, to feed their animals. The…

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