Figure 1. Cairo plan from Pîrî Reis b. Haci Muhammad's book Kitâb-i Bahriye, Suleymaniye Library, Ayasofya 2612.
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This article reviews in some details of the extensive efforts by Muslims in recordings of the history of...
Figure 1. Gok Madrasa's gate, Sivas, Turkey (from Miniaturk, Istanbul).
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