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Ghost empire : a journey to the legendary Constantinople / Richard Fidler.

Fidler, Richard, (author.).

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LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library 949.618 FID (Text) 30477101108128 Adult: New Checked out 12/09/2017

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781681775111
  • ISBN: 1681775115
  • Physical Description: xx, 492 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Pegasus Books hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Pegasus Books 2017.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 455-470) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Radiant city -- Rome to Byzantium -- The deep state -- Persian nightmares -- Children of Ishmael -- Uncreated light -- The starlit Golden Bough -- The fourth crusade -- End of days -- A thing not of this world -- The artifice of eternity.
Summary, etc.: "In a true voyage of discovery, Richard Fidler and his son, Joe, make a journey to Istanbul. Fired by Richard's passion for the rich history of the dazzling Byzantine Empire--centered around the legendary Constantinople--we are swept into some of the most extraordinary tales in history. The clash of civilizations, the fall of empires, the rise of Christianity, revenge lust, murder."--Jacket flap.
Subject: Fidler, Richard.
Istanbul (Turkey) > History > To 1453.
Istanbul (Turkey) > Description and travel.
Istanbul (Turkey) > Civilization.
Istanbul (Turkey) > Social life and customs.
Byzantine Empire > History.
Genre: Travel writing.

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