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Riassunto: This guide includes an encyclopaedic and historical section about Istanbul and 232 itineraries. A practical section listing addresses and telephone numbers, opening times of museums and details on hotels, bars, restaurants, nightlife, theatres and shopping is also included. The encyclopaedic and historical section looks at the natural history of Istanbul, the Bosphorus and the Sea of Marmara; the history of the area from Byzantium and the eastern empire to Constantinople, the Ottoman empire and the 20th century; language - the origins of the Turkish language; architecture - a thematic dictionary of Byzantine and Ottoman architecture, the buildings of Suleiman the Magnificent and Sinan and the Topkapi Palace; lifestyle - Islam music, theatre, Turkish baths, the decorative arts, kilims, carpets, Iznik, Turkish cooking and cafes; painting - Turkish miniatures, European orientalists. The book also looks at Istanbul as seen by writers: Mary Montague, Flaubert, Kemal and Guersel. There are also 10 detailed itineraries, including the seven hills of the city, the Topkapi, the Seraglio, Santa Sophia, the Blue Mosque, the Mosque of Suleiman, the Bazaar and the Golden Horn. There are also 6 itineraries outside the city, including the Bosphorus and the Islands, the Ottoman capitals Bursa and Edirne, the Dardanelles and Troy.
Titolo: Istanbul and Northwest Turkey (Everyman ...
Casa editrice: Everyman Guides
Data di pubblicazione: 1993
Condizione libro: very good
Descrizione libro Everyman Guides, 1993. Paperback. Condizione libro: Used; Very Good. Dispatched, from the UK, within 48 hours of ordering. Though second-hand, the book is still in very good shape. Minimal signs of usage may include very minor creasing on the cover or on the spine. Codice libro della libreria CHL2076797
Descrizione libro Everyman Guides, 1993. Condizione libro: Good. 0th Edition. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Codice libro della libreria GRP21353064
Descrizione libro Paperback. Condizione libro: Good. Codice libro della libreria TT00313911B
Descrizione libro Everyman Guides. Paperback. Condizione libro: Good. This book has a light amount of wear to the pages, cover and binding. Codice libro della libreria G1857158156I3N00
Descrizione libro Paperback. Condizione libro: Very Good. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Codice libro della libreria GOR004253319
Descrizione libro Condizione libro: very good. 522 Gramm. Codice libro della libreria M01857158156-V
Descrizione libro Condizione libro: good. 522 Gramm. Codice libro della libreria M01857158156-G
Descrizione libro Everyman Guides, 1993. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria P111857158156