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Author Watenpaugh, Heghnar Zeitlian,
Title The image of an Ottoman city : imperial architecture and urban experience in Aleppo in the 16th and 17th centuries / by Heghnar Zeitlian Watenpaugh.
Imprint Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2004.

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Author Watenpaugh, Heghnar Zeitlian,
Series The Ottoman Empire and its heritage, 1380-6076 ; v. 33.
Ottoman Empire and its heritage ; v. 33.
Subject Architecture, Ottoman -- Syria -- Aleppo.
Islamic architecture -- Syria -- Aleppo.
Architecture and state -- Syria -- Aleppo -- History -- 16th century.
Architecture and state -- Syria -- Aleppo -- History -- 17th century.
Aleppo (Syria) -- Buildings, structures, etc.
Description 1 online resource (xxi, 278 pages) : illustrations.
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Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-269) and index.
Contents 1. Introduction -- 2. The Aleppine context -- 3. The construction of a monumental corridor: the great complexes of the sixteenth century -- 4. The decentering of patronage: Dervish lodges and endowments of the seventeenth century -- 5. The Ottomanization of the past -- 6. The image of an Ottoman city -- 7. Epilogue.
Summary This urban and architectural study of Aleppo reconstructs the city's evolution over the first two centuries of Ottoman rule and proposes a new model for the understanding of the reception and adaptation of imperial forms, institutions and norms in a provincial setting.
Note Print version record.
Access Access restricted to Ryerson students, faculty and staff.
ISBN 9789047404224 (electronic bk.)
904740422X (electronic bk.)
1433705478
9781433705472
9789004124547 (hardback ; acid-free paper)
9004124543 (hardback ; acid-free paper)
9004124543 (hardback ; acid-free paper)
OCLC # 191940095
Additional Format Print version: Watenpaugh, Heghnar Zeitlian. Image of an Ottoman city. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2004 (DLC) 2004050057.


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