||[Buildings, landscapes, and societies ; 5]
Buildings, landscapes, and societies 5. ^A984171
||Between Edirne and Kostantiniyye: the city's first Ottoman years -- Constructing the city: architecture and its audiences -- The urban program and Mehmed II's foundation -- The patronage of the new ruling elite -- Memory, space, and vision in constructions of the Ottoman capital city -- Representing the city: Constantinople and its images -- Istanbul inhabited -- Epilogue: a picture from circa 1537.
||"Studies the reconstruction of Byzantine Constantinople as the capital city of the Ottoman empire following its capture in 1453, delineating the complex interplay of socio-political, architectural, visual, and literary processes that underlay the city's transformation"--Provided by publisher.
|General note||Series statement from jacket.|
|Bibliography note||Includes bibliographical references and index.|
|ISBN||9780271027760 (cloth : alk. paper)|
|ISBN||0271027762 (cloth : alk. paper)|