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Amasra, founded 3200 years ago. Chronologically, the Hittite, Phoenician, Ionian, Persia and the Roman Empire experienced domination. Previous name of Sesamos Amasra, a Turkish city since 1460. Ottoman Emperor Sultan Mehmet the Conqueror, when he first saw in "the eyes of the world" gave its name. (http://www.amasra.gov.tr/index.html)

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  • Copyright: Huseyin Baltutar (hbaltutar) (73)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2011-12-04
  • Categories: Architecture
  • Exposure: f/10.0, 1/160 seconds
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2011-12-07 12:40
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