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In the days of the Janissaries old Turkish life as depicted in the "Travel-book" of Evliyá Chelebí by Alexander Pallis

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Published by Hutchinson in London .
Written in English


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Statementby Alexander Pallis.
ContributionsChelebí, Evliyá.
The Physical Object
Pagination236p.,ill.,22cm
Number of Pages236
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20912340M

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