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The Greek Islands and Turkey After the War

by Field, Henry M.

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1888
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4th.Ed.
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New York: Charles Scribner, 1888 Describes the Eastern Mediterranean region after the Russo-Turkish war and describes the massacres in Bulgaria which led to the Russian involvement in 1877. The chapters cover areas such as : "1. the island of Cyprus, 2. Along the shores of Asia Minor, 3. The Greek Archipelago 4.Smyrna 5.Mitylene and Troy, passing the Dardenelles 6. Constantinople,… Read more
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Black Amber

by Whitney,Phyllis

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Published
1964
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Good
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Reprint
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New York: Fawcett Crest, 1964 Novel of romantic suspense set in Istanbul, Turkey "To Tracy Hubbard, at home in New York, a masquerade had seemed the only possible way to track down the answer to a tragedy for which she felt partly responsible. But now that she was in Istanbul, an impostor in the exotic household of Sylvana Erim, Tracy… Read more
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Istanbul: Memories and the City

by Pamuk, Orhan

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2005
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Very Good
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First Pbk.Ed..
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London: Faber & Faber, 2005 Translated by Maureen Freely. A portrait, by turns intimate and panoramic, of one of the world's great cities, by its foremost man of letters, author of the acclaimed novels "Snow and "My Name Is Red. Blending reminiscence with history; family photographs with portraits of poets and pashas; art criticism, metaphysical musing, and, now and again,… Read more
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Origins of the Greek Nation :The Byzantine Period 1204-1461

by Vacalopoulos, Apostolos E (Trans.Ian Moles)

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1970
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Very Good
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1st.US Edition.
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9780813506593
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New Jersey: Rutgers University Press, 1970 The beginnings of modern Greek history from the Frankish conquest of Constantinople in the Fourth Crusade of 1204 to the final Turkish conquest. Comprehensive, well documented account by a distinguished Greek historian.HC. 414p. plates.maps.bibliography.index.maps on endpapers. 1st.US Edition.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Lords of the Horizons ; a History of The Ottoman Empire

by Goodwin, Jason

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1998
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1st.US Edition.
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9780099994008
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London: Vintage, 1998 "Since the Turks first shattered the glory of the French crusaders in 1396, the Ottoman Empire has exerted a long, strong pull on Western minds. For six hundred years, the Empire swelled and declined. Islamic, martial, civilized, and tolerant, in three centuries it advanced from the dusty foothills of Anatolia to rule on the Danube and the… Read more
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Istanbul

by Miller, John & Miller, Kirsten [eds]

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Published
1995
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As New
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1st US Edition.
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9780811808231
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San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 1995 Anthology of stories and essays about Istanbul in the "Chronicles Abroad " series covering many periods and multiple authors190p.. 1st US Edition.. Hardcover. As New/Near Fine - Price Clipped.
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Hagia Sophia

by Cimok, Fatih

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2004
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9789757199618
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Istanbul: A Turizm Yayinlari Ltd., 2004 Well illustrated guide to Aghia Sofia. p. diagram. Illus (col) bibliography. Reprint.. Softcover. As New.
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Constantinople: City of the World's Desire, 1453-1924

by Mansel, Philip

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Published
1998
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1st Pbk Ed..
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9780312187088
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New York: St. Martin's Griffin, 1998 Mansel's sweeping narrative of the last five centuries of Constantinople reinterprets the history of the Ottoman Empire and provides an enthralling biography of "the city of the world's desire". "This is a work for the general reader which will also earn the admiration of all academic specialists in Ottoman history" 528p. bibliography index. Clean… Read more
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The Museum of Chora: Mosaic and Frescoes

by Aksit, Ilhan

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2008
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9789757039433
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Istanbul: Aksit Kultur, 2008 A beautifully illustrated guide to the glorious Byzantine mosaics of the Church of the Holy Savior in Chora ( now called the The Kariye Museum "The Kariye {Chora} Museum, in which we regard the mosaics with a deep sense of admiration, is situated in the Edirnekapi quarter of Istanbul. The name Kariye id derived from the… Read more
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Topkapi [IN ENGLISH AND ARABIC]

by Yapi-Kredi Bank

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Published
1982
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First Edition.
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Istanbul: Yapi-Kredi Bank, 1982 "This book has been prepared in the context of cultural activity of the Yapi-Kredi Bank for the occasion of the sixth annual meeting of the Devlopment Bank of Islam to be held in Istanbul." It begins with essays in English by various authors : The Harem by Cengiz Koseoglu /The Tiled Kiosk by Hulya Tuncay /… Read more
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Topkapi Palace Museum Guide

by Ulker, Mustafa Birol [ed]

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2009
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First Thus.
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9789750076244
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Istanbul: Bilkent Kultur Girisimi, 2009 Comprehensive illustrated guide Ottoman the palace and its contents. 196p. illus map.. First Thus.. French Wraps. As New.
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Konstantinoupoli

by Koitides Ellenismou

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Published
2011
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New
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1st Greek Ed.
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9789604751754
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Athens: Kathimerini Publications, 2011 Cradle of Hellenism 1 - A series of books illustrating significant places in the Hellenic world .112p. illus bibliography. 1st Greek Ed.. Softcover. New.
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The Conquest of Constantinople

by Robert of Clari [Edgar Holmes McNeal ]

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Published
1996
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First Thus
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Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1996 (Mediaeval Academy Reprints for Teaching) Edited by Edgar Holmes McNeal . 'Among the many remarkable episodes of the crusading age, perhaps the most astounding was the exploit of those French knights and Venetian seamen who set out to rescue the Holy Land and ended by capturing Constantinople. This expedition, known to modern historians as… Read more
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Embassy to Constantinople : The Travels of Lady Mary Wortley Montague

by Wortley Montague,Mary (Lady) (Ed. Christopher Pick)

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Published
1988
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Near Fine
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1st UK Edition.
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9780712619004
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London: Century, 1988 The delightful observations of Lady Mary Wortley-Montague on Ottoman Turkish life and manners in the 18th.Century, whilst her husband was Ambassdor to the Sublime Porte . The book is enhanced by a wonderful selection of contemporary illustrations.224p. plates (some col.) index. 1st UK Edition.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Illus. by Introduced By Dervla Murphy.
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Istanbul: Istanbul Chamber of Commerce, 1997 Economic & Social History Foundation of Turkey. A handsome beautifully illustrated volume outlining the history of the city at the ". crossroads of peoples, religions, languages, cultures and history . the capital of three Empires, the Roman, the Byzantine and the Ottoman." 319p. illus. First Thus.. Hardcover in Slipcase. New.
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Selected Letters of Lady Mary Wortley Montague

by Wortley Montague,Mary (Lady)

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Published
1986
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Near Fine
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9780140570267
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London: Penguin, 1986 Edited by Robert Halsband. 'The remarkable correspondence of a traveller, feminist and notable woman of letters 1708-1762' (includes some of her delightful observations of Ottoman Turkish life and manners in the 18th.Century, whilst her husband was Ambassdor to the Sublime Porte - pages 23-120] 310p. index.Paper age toned, else near fine. Softcover. Near Fine.
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Istanbul'da suyun tarihi : Istanbul'un su sorununun tarihsel kokenleri ve Osmanli'da yabanci su Sirketleri

by Kazgan, Haydar & Onal, Sami.

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Published
1999
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Very Good
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1st Turkish Edition.
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9789754707335
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Istanbul: Iletisim Yaynlar, 1999 Historical survey of the different ways that water was supplied to Istanbul.127p.[+ 8p. of photographs] Minimal library marks. 1st Turkish Edition.. Soft Cover. Very Good. Ex-Library.
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A Byzantine Journey

by Ash, John

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Published
1995
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Very Good
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First Edition.
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9780679409342
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London: I. B. Tauris, 1995 Part travel and part luminous cultural history of the Byzantine Empire. "For those interested in a deeper appreciation of the Byzantine Empire and its importance to world history, this engaging, richly detailed travelogue introduces a colorful cast of personalities from the region's fascinating history and provides a detailed description of the art and influences of… Read more
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The Crescent and the Cross; the Fall of Byzantium, May, 1453

by Dereksen, David

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1963
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1st US Edition.
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New York: Putnam, 1963 315p. bibliography. index maps on endpapers. The flaps of the dj have been clipped and glued to the half-title.Mark on spine and stamp on half title,spine is a litlte sun faded. Otherwise a clean tight copy .. 1st US Edition.. Hardcover. Good>Very Good/No Jacket. Ex-Library.
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Ayasofya muzesi'ndeki Ikonalar Katalogu - 1 [IN TURKISH]

by Yilmaz, Nilay

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Published
1993
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Fine
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First Edition.
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Ankara: Kultur Bakanligi Yayinlari, 1993 Part 1 of an illustrated catalogue (in Turkish) of the icons of Aghia Sophia. 233p. Colour plates, bibliography. First Edition.. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine.
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