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The Light of Day

by Ambler,Eric

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1963
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New York: A.A.Knopf, 1963 Arthur Abdel Simpson making a frugal living in Athens finds himself in unexpectedly in Istanbul, with the task of robbing jewels from the Topkapi Palace.(Basis of the movie " Topkapi.") 320 ilus.maps on endpapers {Looks like book club edition). Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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Istanbul: Yapi Kredi Yayinlari, 2014 "It is the story of boza seller Mevlut, the woman to whom he wrote three years" worth of love letters, and their life in Istanbul. In the four decades between 1969 and 2012, Mevlut works a number of different jobs on the streets of Istanbul, from selling yoghurt and cooked rice, to guarding a car… Read more
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The Oracle of Stamnoul

by Lukas. Michael David

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2011
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Very Good
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1st Can Ed.
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Toronto: HarperCollins, 2011 Ushered into the world by a mysterious pair of Tartar midwives late in the summer of 1877 in the town of Constanta on the Black Sea, Eleonora Cohen proves herself an extraordinarily gifted child a prodigy at a very young age. When she is eight years old, she stows away aboard a ship, following her carpet merchant… Read more
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Proper Holiday

by Oakley, Ann

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Published
1996
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Near Fine
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Reprint.
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9780006550143
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Toronto: HarperCollins, 1996 Observant novel of some British families on vacation in Turkey "Witty,refreshing.sometimes unnerving, in this deft comedy of family life, foreign countries don't always provide the escape they promise". Reprint.. Softcover. Near Fine.
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Many and Many A Year Ago

by Altun, Selcuk

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2009
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Near Fine
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9781846590672
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London: Telegram Books, 2009 Kemal"s friend mysteriously disappears, leaving him a generous allowance and the use of his large house. He discovers that his new dwelling involves an inheritance of $1.3 million, and a Russian nobleman"s missing son. Kemal embarks on a missing person case that will bring chaos and romance to his life. Clues lead him from Istanbul to… Read more
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Sultanoviot Harem

by Falconer, Colin

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Published
2012
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As New
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First Thus.
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9789989326806
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Skopje: Kultura, 2012 Translation into Macedonian of "The Sultan's Harem" A dramatic, unforgettable novel of cruelty and passion set in the great Harem of the Ottoman empire.In Constantinople there is only one ruler: Sultan Suleyman the Magnificent, Lord of Lords of this World, Possessor of Mens Necks, Allahs Deputy, absolute ruler of the mighty Ottoman Empire. And at the heart… Read more
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The Aelian Fragment

by Bartram, George

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Published
1977
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As New
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First Pbk.Ed..
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9780445085879
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New York: Popular Library, 1977 Professor Samuel Teck had been the picture of the innocent American abroad when he arrives in ., Izmir. That was before he was seduced by a beautiful Israeli female operative, browbeaten by a savagely efficient man from the CIA, brutally tortured by free-lance peddler of state secrets, subtly pu ton the rack by a sophisticated… Read more
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The Bastard of Istanbul

by Shafak, Elif

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Published
2007
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As New
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1st US Edition.
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9780670038343
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New York: Viking Penguin, 2007 From one of Turkey's most acclaimed and outspoken writers, a novel about the tangled histories of two families . in a vivid and colorful tale set in both Turkey and the United States. At its center is the 'bastard' of the title, Asya, a nineteen-year-old woman who loves Johnny Cash and the French Existentialists, and… Read more
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The Janissary Tree: a Novel

by Goodwin, Jason

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Published
2006
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As New
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9780374178604
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New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2006 It is 1836, and the world is entering the modern age. The sultan of the Ottoman Empire sees no choice but to follow suit, but right before he can announce sweeping changes, a wave of killings threatens the balance of power in his court. He calls on the only man he can trust… Read more
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The Sultan's Seal

by White, Jenny B.

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Published
2006
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New
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9780393060997
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New York: W W Norton, 2006 A stunningly lyrical debut novel about faith and desire, set within a gripping tale of murder in nineteenth-century Istanbul. Rich in sensuous detail, this first novel brilliantly captures the political and social upheavals of the waning Ottoman Empire. The naked body of a young Englishwoman washes up in Istanbul wearing a pendant inscribed with… Read more
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The Abyssinian Proof: A Kamil Pasha Novel

by White, Jenny

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Published
2009
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Very Good
Edition
First Pbk.Ed..
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9780393333725
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New York: W W Norton & Co Inc, 2009 ': "Constantinople, May 1453. In the dying days of the Byzantine Empire, Isaak Metochites and his family are entrusted with a silver reliquary carved with the figure of a weeping angel and the inscription: Behold the Proof of Chora, Container of the Uncontainable. Four hundred years later, magistrate Kamil Pasha is… Read more
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A Toast to Lady Mary

by Leslie, Doris (Doris Ferguson-Hannay)

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Published
1968
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Near Fine
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Reprint
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London: Heinemann, 1968 Fictional biography of Lady Mary Wortley Montague. Reprint. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good, Slight Chips.
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The House of War

by Gavin, Catherine

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Published
1970
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Very Good
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Book Club (BCE/BOMC)
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New York: William Morrow., 1970 This vigorous and moving novel is set in Turkey in 1922,the year of the War of Independence,When Kemal Ataturk,vastly outnumbered won his great victory over King Constantine and the Greek generals. Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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The House of War

by Gavin, Catherine

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Published
1970
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Very Good
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1st.US Edition.
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New York: William Morrow., 1970 This vigorous and moving novel is set in Turkey in 1922,the year of the War of Independence,When Kemal Ataturk,vastly outnumbered won his great victory over King Constantine and the Greek generals. 1st.US Edition.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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The House of War

by Gavin, Catherine

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Published
1970
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1st.US Edition.
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New York: William Morrow., 1970 This vigorous and moving novel is set in Turkey in 1922,the year of the War of Independence,When Kemal Ataturk,vastly outnumbered won his great victory over King Constantine and the Greek generals. 1st.US Edition.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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Jewels of Helen

by Donnelly, Jane

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Published
1991
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As New
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9780373031283
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Toronto: Harlequin, 1991 [# 3128] " A spoiled brat who liked her own way-. eight years ago Max Torba thought Anni was self-centered-and that she didn't care if her demands made life impossible for those who loved her. Now, meeting again at Max's home in Turkey, it was clear he still held the same opinion, no matter how hard she… Read more
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Jewels of Helen

by Donnelly, Jane

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Published
1991
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Good>Very Good
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9780373031283
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Toronto: Harlequin, 1991 [# 3128] " A spoiled brat who liked her own way-. eight years ago Max Torba thought Anni was self-centered-and that she didn't care if her demands made life impossible for those who loved her. Now, meeting again at Max's home in Turkey, it was clear he still held the same opinion, no matter how hard she… Read more
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Birds without Wings

by De Bernieres, Louis

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Published
2004
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Near Fine
Edition
1st Can Ed.
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9780676976946
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Toronto: A.A. Knopf, 2004 Set against the background of the collapsing Ottoman Empire, the Gallipoli compaign, and the subsequent bitter struggle between Greeks and Turks the book follows the fortunes of one small community in south-west Anatolia - a community in which Christian and Muslim lives and traditions have co-existed peacfully over the centuries and in which friendship, even love,… Read more
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The Black Book

by Pamuk, Orhan

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Published
2006
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Near Fine
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9781400078653
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New York: Vintage Books, 2006 "With its cascade of beguiling stories about Istanbul, The Black Book is a brilliantly unconventional mystery. It has long been cherished by Turkish readers as the novel where Orhan Pamuk found his original voice, but it has largely been neglected by English-language raders. Now, in Maureen Freely's beautiful new translation, readers in English may encounter… Read more
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The Frozen Waterfall

by Hicyilmaz,Gaye

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Published
1993
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Near Fine
ISBN
9780571171613
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London: Faber & Faber, 1993 Twelve-year-old Selda and her family move from Turkey to Switzerland, where Selda has to cope with a strange country and language. With determination she sets about the task of embracing a new culture, and to her surprise she forms two new friendships, neither of which proves easy to pursue.. Soft Cover. Near Fine.
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