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Strolling through Istanbul

a guide to the city
  • 555 Pages
  • 2.68 MB
  • 6963 Downloads
  • English
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KPI , London
Istanbul (Turkey) -- Description -- Guide-b
StatementHilary Sumner-Boyd and John Freely.
ContributionsFreely, John, 1926-
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LC ClassificationsDR718
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi,555p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21659898M
ISBN 100710302142

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Freely was the author of more than 40 books. Works. Travel guides: Strolling Through Istanbul: A Guide to the City (; 4th edition ), with Hilary Sumner-Boyd; () Tauris Parke Paperbacks; Complete Guide to Greece (), with Maureen Freely, Littlehampton Book Services Ltd; Naxos: Ariadne's Isle (; 2nd edition, ), Lycabettus PressEducation: New York University.Strolling Through Istanbul This ebook list for those who looking for to read Strolling Through Istanbul, you can read or download in PDF, ePub or Mobi.

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