Exploring the Heartland of Turkey

Kershaw, Norma
November 1984
Archaeology;Nov/Dec84, Vol. 37 Issue 6, p60
Describes several archaeological sites in Turkey. Ruins of Hattusas; Gordion mounds; Description of Modern Turkey.


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