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              Before Galileo: The Birth of Modern Science in Medieval Europe

              Before Galileo: The Birth of Modern Science in Medieval Europe (Paperback)

              By Freely, John

              How science was born in a religious age

              ISBN 9780715647257
              Published 1 May 2014 by Misc - United Book Distributor
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              Before Galileo: The Birth of Modern Science in Medieval Europe

              Before Galileo: The Birth of Modern Science in Medieval Europe (Hardback)

              By Freely, John; Klinenberg, Eric

              A revelatory examination of the sharp increase in the number of people who live alone and its surprising benefits

              ISBN 9780715645109
              Published 1 February 2013 by Misc - United Book Distributor
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              Crete: Discovering the 'Great Island'
               

              Crete: Discovering the 'Great Island' (Paperback)

              By Freely, John

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              Crete, the 'Great Island' of Greece, has been home to such figures as the legendary King Minos, El Greco and Nikos Kazantzakis. This title includes itineraries, covering the cities of Iraklion, Rethymnon and Chania; the great Minoan palaces at Knossos, Phaestos and Ayia Triadha p ...

              ISBN 9781845116927
              Published 15 March 2008 by Misc - United Book Distributor
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              Series Tauris Parke Paperbacks
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              Celestial Revolutionary: Copernicus, the Man and His Universe
               

              Celestial Revolutionary: Copernicus, the Man and His Universe (Hardback)

              By Freely, John

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              Nicolaus Copernicus gave the world perhaps the most important scientific insight of modern era: the theory that the earth and the other planets revolve around the sun. He was also the first to proclaim that the earth rotates on its axis once every 24 hours. This title presents hi ...

              ISBN 9781780763507
              Published 15 June 2014 by Misc - United Book Distributor
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              Inside the Seraglio: Private Lives of the Sultans in Istanbul
               

              Inside the Seraglio: Private Lives of the Sultans in Istanbul (EPUB ebook – Digital original)

              By Freely, John

              The classic story of the opulent Ottoman palace, with a new introduction by the author

              ISBN 9780857728708
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              Published 11 October 2016 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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              Series International Library of Historical Studies
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              Children of Achilles: The Greeks in Asia Minor since the Days of Troy
               

              Children of Achilles: The Greeks in Asia Minor since the Days of Troy (EPUB ebook)

              By Freely, John

              Since the days of Troy historic lands of Asia Minor have been home to Greeks. They are steeped in a rich fusion of Greek and Turkish culture and the histories of both are irrevocably entwined, fatefully connected. Children of Achilles tells the epic and ultimately tragic story of ...

              ISBN 9780857736307
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              Published 12 November 2009 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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              Celestial Revolutionary: Copernicus, the Man and His Universe
               

              Celestial Revolutionary: Copernicus, the Man and His Universe (EPUB ebook – Digital original)

              By Freely, John

              In the spring of 1500, at the apex of the Renaissance, a papal secretary to the Borgia Pope, Alexander VI, wrote that &quote;All the world is in Rome.&quote; Though no one knew it at the time, this included a young scholar by the name of Nicolaus Copernicus who would one day chan ...

              ISBN 9780857734907
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              Published 20 May 2014 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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              The Grand Turk: Sultan Mehmet II - Conqueror of Constantinople, Master of an Empire and Lord of Two Seas
               

              The Grand Turk: Sultan Mehmet II - Conqueror of Constantinople, Master of an Empire and Lord of Two Seas (EPUB ebook)

              By Freely, John

              Sultan Mehmet II, the Grand Turk, known to his countrymen as Fatih, 'the Conqueror', and to much of Europe as 'the present Terror of the World', was once the most feared and powerful ruler in the world. The seventh of his line to rule the Ottoman Turks, Mehmet was barely 21 when ...

              ISBN 9780857730220
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              Published 28 February 2009 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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              Istanbul: City of Two Continents
               

              Istanbul: City of Two Continents (Hardback, illustrated edition)

              By Freely, John; Introduction by Cleave, John

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              The historic centre of Istanbul is an overwhelming record of Byzantine, Ottoman and republican history; of incomparable religious buildings, secular architecture, and bustling commerce. This book showcases the historical and modern aspects of Istanbul, a fascinating capital of tw ...

              ISBN 9789814217521
              Published 21 November 2008 by Misc - Alliance Distribution
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              Series Sketchbooks
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              Stamboul Sketches: Encounters in Old Istanbul
               

              Stamboul Sketches: Encounters in Old Istanbul (EPUB ebook)

              By Freely, John

              Freely reveals a superb eye for the telling details. - The Independent

              ISBN 9781780600925
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              Published 3 February 2015 by Faber Factory
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