Download e-book for kindle: Beyond Anitkabir: The Funerary Architecture of Atatürk: The by Christopher S, Dr Wilson

By Christopher S, Dr Wilson

ISBN-10: 1138274879

ISBN-13: 9781138274877

ISBN-10: 1409429776

ISBN-13: 9781409429777

There were 5 various settings that at one time or one other have contained the lifeless physique of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, organizer of the Turkish battle of Independence (1919-1923) and primary president of the Republic of Turkey. Narrating the tale of those assorted architectural buildings - the bed room in Dolmabahçe Palace, Istanbul, the place he died; a brief catafalque during this comparable palace; his funeral degree in Turkey's new capital Ankara; a brief tomb within the Ankara Ethnographic Museum and his everlasting and enormous mausoleum in Ankara, recognized in Turkish as "Anıtkabir" (Memorial Tomb) - this booklet additionally describes and translates the flow of Ataturk's physique in the course of the towns of Istanbul and Ankara and likewise the state of Turkey to arrive those destinations.

The ebook examines how almost all these destinations - unintentional, designed, transitority, everlasting - has contributed in its personal solution to the development of a Turkish nationwide reminiscence approximately Ataturk.   finally, the 2 everlasting structures - the Dolmabahçe Palace bed room and Anıtkabir - have replaced in lots of methods due to the fact their first visual appeal which will hold this nationwide reminiscence. those alterations are uncovered to bare a dynamic, instead of boring, influence of funerary architecture.

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