The Cinderella of the Harem

Roxelana has one of the strangest rags-to-riches stories in history. As a slave who entered Suleyman's harem and rose through the ranks to become the wife of the Sultan, Roxelana became a symbol of the Ottoman empire. Tune in to learn more about Roxelana.

Topics in this Podcast: Suleiman the Magnificent, royalty, Ottoman Empire, Polish history, 16th century, women, biographies