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Istanbul's Bazaar Quarter: Backstreet Walking Tours Paperback – September 16, 2009
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Istanbul teems with history, architecture, and culture. You'll discover them for yourself as you follow these routes through the seldom-explored streets around Istanbul's famous bazaars: The Grand Bazaar and the Egyptian Spice Bazaar. Edda Renker Weissenbacher has wandered the bazaar district for decades, amassing a wealth of knowledge about these fascinating back streets. Ann Marie Mershon's photos enhance the two authors' detailed descriptions of over 80 enchanting sites along these self-guided walks. Follow one or all four--and become familiar with the city's historical hans, mosques, and bazaars. Prepare to be beguiled by your excursion into ancient Istanbul.
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Unfortunately, in my book (2nd printing, Sept. 2010) the pages 111 to 126 are missing! And that's just one of the areas that I was most curious about :-(
Great book for someone visiting Istanbul and who loves shopping and also loves history and Old Sites.