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Greenmantle By John Buchan
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Greenmantle is the second of five novels by John Buchan featuring the character of Richard Hannay. Hannay is called in to investigate rumours of an uprising in the Muslim world, and undertakes a... More > perilous journey through enemy territory to meet his friend Sandy in Constantinople. Once there, he and his friends must thwart the Germans' plans to use religion to help them win the war, climaxing at the battle of Erzurum.< Less
Chinese Diaspora: Glen Peterson Research Group By Aron Witchfield
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Can anyone claim to be purely from where he is? Diaspora was not only in the old ages. The Jews were not only the ones who were dispensed from Judea and the Greeks were not only the ones who flee... More > after the fall of Constantinople and warnings of new stricter government. The world has been evolving for a long time and people have not only remained in their home lands during those times.< Less
The Captain of the Janizaries By James M. Ludlow
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The Captain of the Janizaries is a Story of the Times of Scanderbeg and The Fall of Constantinople presented by James M. Ludlow . ELEVENTH EDITION. The story of the Captain of the Janizaries... More > originated, not in the author's desire to write a book, but in the fascinating interest of the times and characters he has attempted to depict. It seems strange that the world should have so generally forgotten George Castriot, or Scanderbeg, as the Turks named him, whose career was as romantic as it was significant in the history of the Eastern Mediterranean.< Less
Byzantium By Charles Morgan
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In 1204, as the Fourth Crusade arrives in Constantinople, diverted by the machinations of the Doge of Venice, so a Roman Princess, Anna Comnena, falls in love with Edward, the English head of the... More > Imperial Guard. As Edward fights again the Norman lords who drove his family out of England, so Anna will have to choose between her love for Edward and her love for her city and the faith it represents.< Less
A Field of Queen Anne's Lace By Karen McClinch
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In 1924, Claire Beatty still grieves over the loss of her family to Spanish Influenza. Stoically facing a lonely middle age, Claire gets an unexpected chance to change her life with the decision to... More > assist rescue workers in Constantinople. When a new friendship prompts Claire to endure a grueling journey deeper into the “mysterious orient,” she is drawn into the challenges of life in a foreign culture, the drama of court intrigue, and a fondness for a king she has never met.< Less
A Field of Queen Anne's Lace By Karen McClinch
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In 1924, Claire Beatty still grieves over the loss of her family to Spanish Influenza. Stoically facing a lonely middle age, Claire gets an unexpected chance to change her life with the decision to... More > assist rescue workers in Constantinople. When a new friendship prompts Claire to endure a grueling journey deeper into the “mysterious orient,” she is drawn into the challenges of life in a foreign culture, the drama of court intrigue, and a fondness for a king she has never met.< Less
Flight By Howard Colyer & Mikhail Bulgakov
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The Civil War is drawing to an end in Russia. The White Army is disintegrating and a wave of refugees is about to descend on Turkey, and then spread across Europe. Bulgakov's play follows the fate... More > of a small group of Russians from the Crimea to Constantinople to Paris. It is a tragic comedy that was never staged during the life of its author due to the opposition of Stalin. "There is no doubt that this is one of the masterpieces of world theatre and in this solid production of a terrific translation it is well worth catching." Peter Scott-Presland reviewing the production at the Jack Studio.< Less
The Bazaar of Heracleides By Nestorius
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The Bazaar of Heracleides is the apology written by Nestorius, the bishop of Constantinople after his deposition and exile as a result of the Council of Ephesus in 431 AD. The work appears to have... More > been produced in 451 or 452, and is valuable because it allows the student of the Christological controversies of the 5th century, and especially those interested in the Oriental Orthodox response to those controversies, to come to an understanding of the considered theological position of one of the main opponents of St Cyril and his Christology. This translation was produced in 1925 by G.R. Driver and Leonard Hodgson.< Less
Keepers of the Moon By Kathleen Waterfall
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In her Grandmother's jewellry shop, sixteen-year-old Oriana Dubois, is aware of something terrible playing out in the shadows. Who are the Order of the Scorpion and what do they want with her? But... More > most of all, what is the significance of the moonstone her grandmother says is Oriana's but which is kept in a locked box? In a journey that winds from the port of La Rochelle to the exotic Ottoman markets of Constantinople, the quest of the Keepers of the Moon will keep you guessing until the very last page.< Less
Keepers of the Moon By Kathleen Waterfall
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In her Grandmother's jewellry shop, sixteen-year-old Oriana Dubois, is aware of something terrible playing out in the shadows. Who are the Order of the Scorpion and what do they want with her? But... More > most of all, what is the significance of the moonstone her grandmother says is Oriana's but which is kept in a locked box? In a journey that winds from the port of La Rochelle to the exotic Ottoman markets of Constantinople, the quest of the Keepers of the Moon will keep you guessing until the very last page.< Less

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