The Western Shores of Turkey: Discovering the Aegean and Mediterranean Coasts

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Resting on two continents, Turkey reflects and absorbs the cultures of both East and West and nowhere is this more evident than along its Aegean and Mediterranean coasts. This is a land immersed in history and mythology: it is where Anthony met Cleopatra, where Herodotus, the *father* of history, was born and where legendary battles were fought--from Alexander the Great to Gallipoli. "The Western Shores of Turkey" is the distillation of a succession of journeys that John Freely made along this coast--an odyssey spanning a ...

The Western Shores of Turkey: Discovering the Aegean and Mediterranean Coasts 2004, I. B. Tauris & Company, London, England

ISBN-13: 9781850436188

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