Buildings with combined functions in Anatolian Seljuk Architecture (an evaluation of design principles, past and present functions)

İpekoğlu, Başak Acar


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Citation Formats
B. A. İpekoğlu, “Buildings with combined functions in Anatolian Seljuk Architecture (an evaluation of design principles, past and present functions),” Ph.D. - Doctoral Program, Middle East Technical University, 1993.