Smyrna: Destruction of a Cosmopolitan...

Smyrna: Destruction of a Cosmopolitan City Fails to Honor a City's Rich Legacy

There are 1 comment on the The Village Voice story from Apr 2, 2013, titled Smyrna: Destruction of a Cosmopolitan City Fails to Honor a City's Rich Legacy. In it, The Village Voice reports that:

Istanbul was Constantinople, just as today's Aegean-coast metropolis of Izmir, Turkey, was once Old Smyrna - an ancient Greek settlement that would eventually be fortified by Alexander the Great before evolving into an affluent Ottoman cultural center.

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#2 Apr 5, 2013
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