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By Orhan Pamuk

ISBN-10: 1101972599

ISBN-13: 9781101972595

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The Nobel Prize--winning novelist Orhan Pamuk reminisces on turning out to be up at the banks of the mysterious Bosphorus in Istanbul.

From the ghostly yalis, ultimate waterside mansions outfitted via the good Ottoman households in the course of the eighteenth and 19th centuries, to the crowds of vessels--Russian frigates, rickety fishing boats, and ferries--that plied its waters, Pamuk takes readers on a travel of the nice river. a range from the shimmering and evocative Istanbul: stories and the town, "Along the Bosphorus" is the fundamental advisor to the city's watery method.

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