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Cover: Visualizing Community: Art, Material Culture, and Settlement in Byzantine Cappadocia, from Harvard University PressCover: Visualizing Community in HARDCOVER

Dumbarton Oaks Studies 46

Visualizing Community

Art, Material Culture, and Settlement in Byzantine Cappadocia

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HARDCOVER

$90.00 • £72.95 • €81.00

ISBN 9780884024132

Publication Date: 03/06/2017

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558 pages

8-1/2 x 11 inches

410 color illustrations, 18 halftones, 90 line illustrations, 4 maps

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Once described as a ‘monastic Disneyland,’ the rock-cut churches and other monuments of Byzantine Cappadocia in central Turkey are systematically re-examined in this masterly account by Robert G. Ousterhout. The excellent photographs taken by the author are witness to his careful and prolonged face-to-face examination of all the structures he discusses… This is without doubt now the best reference book for the study of the region.—Robin Cormack, The Times Literary Supplement

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