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The art and architecture of Turkey

The art and architecture of Turkey

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford .
Written in English

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    Statementedited by Ekrem Akurgal; photographs by Leo Hilber; English translation of the introduction and chapters 1 and 2, Katherine Watson.
    ContributionsAkurgal, Ekrem., Hilber, Leo., Watson, Katherine.
    LC ClassificationsN7161
    The Physical Object
    Pagination268p. :
    Number of Pages268
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22720545M
    ISBN 100192114514

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