Representing Occupied Istanbul: Documents, Objects, and Memory

Tongo Overfield Shaw, Gizem
Macarthur-Seal, Daniel-Joseph


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Citation Formats
G. Tongo Overfield Shaw and D.-J. Macarthur-Seal, “Representing Occupied Istanbul: Documents, Objects, and Memory,” YILLIK: Annual of Istanbul Studies, vol. 4, pp. 91–98, 2022, Accessed: 00, 2023. [Online]. Available: