Tu r g u t 31 Scene I Place: Genoa Time: 1543 CE Setting: Genoa Port Supervisor looking at the sea through a monocular. He addresses the locals of Genoa: O. Genoa people! Many military ships have entered the port. They are raising the Ottoman flag. They belong to the awesome Ottoman navy that everyone is talking about. The locals gather and panic and fear show on their faces that the Ottoman fleet may destroy their city and burn it down.