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Istanbul, Turkey: Hagia Sophia

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Mark Cartwright
by Rick Steves Europe
published on 04 March 2016
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More info about travel to Istanbul: http://www.ricksteves.com/europe/turkey/istanbul Hagia Sophia has served over the centuries as one of the greatest houses of worship in both the Christian and Muslim worlds. Hagia Sophia marks the high point of Byzantine architecture and is the pinnacle of that society's 6th century glory days. It remains one of the most important and impressive structures on our planet.

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Europe, R. S. (2016, March 04). Istanbul, Turkey: Hagia Sophia. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/video/799/

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Europe, Rick S. "Istanbul, Turkey: Hagia Sophia." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified March 04, 2016. https://www.ancient.eu/video/799/.

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Europe, Rick S. "Istanbul, Turkey: Hagia Sophia." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 04 Mar 2016. Web. 26 Feb 2021.

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