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A history of Ottoman architecture

Author: John Freely; Anthony E Baker
Publisher: Southampton : WIT Press, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This text is focused on the history of the extant buildings in the Republic of Turkey. The book begins with a brief history of the Ottoman Empire and develops by outlining the mains features of Ottoman architecture and discusses the biography of the great Ottoman architect Sinan.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Freely; Anthony E Baker
ISBN: 9781845645069 1845645065
OCLC Number: 714042767
Description: 437 pages : illustrations, plans ; 25 cm
Contents: Contents The Ottoman Turks and their Architecture: Early Ottoman Architecture in North-western Anatolia: Ottoman Architecture in Turkish Thrace: The Conqueror's City: Topkapi Sarayi; The Emergence of Classical Ottoman Architecture: Suleyman the Magnificent and Sinan, the Early Buildings: The Suleymaniye: Sinan's Later Works in Istanbul: Sinan's Contemporaries and Successors in theClassical Tradition: The Eighteenth Century: From Classical to Baroque: The Last Ottoman Century
Responsibility: John Freely ; photographs by Anthony E. Baker.

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The book is intended for the general reader with an interest in architecture, especially that of the Ottoman Turks, whose culture has left its mark not only on Turkey, but in the Balkans and  Read more...

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