Western influences on the Ottoman Empire and Occidentalism in the architecture of Istanbul



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Citation Formats
A. U. Peker, “Western influences on the Ottoman Empire and Occidentalism in the architecture of Istanbul,” EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY LIFE, pp. 139–163, 2002, Accessed: 00, 2020. [Online]. Available: https://hdl.handle.net/11511/40712.