About National Geographic Countries of the World: Turkey
Travel to Turkey, where Asia and Europe meet at the bridge over the Bosphorus. Learn how Turkey’s diversity of cultures make it one of the world’s melting pots. Discover how Atatürk became the father of modern Turkey. Meet the many Muslims who live within this secular, Western-oriented republic.
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Sarah Shields is the Bowman and Gordon Gray Distinguished Term Professor at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. She is the author of Fezzes in the River: Identity Politics and European Diplomacy in the Middle East on the Eve… More about Sarah Shields
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Published by National Geographic Children’s Books Jan 13, 2009| 64 Pages| 7-1/4 x 9-1/2| Middle Grade (10 and up)| ISBN 9781426303876