A magnificent survey of Sinan's buildings, including the greatest of Turkish mosques, the Suleymaniye and the Selimiye, complemented by authoritative texts
John Freely has taught physics and the history of science at Bogazici University (formerly Robert College) in Istanbul since 1960, with sojourns in New York, Boston, London, Athens, Oxford and Venice. He is the author of over forty books. Augusto Romano Burelli was the Director of the Department of Architectural Design at the Academy of Fine Arts in Venice from 1991 to 1997. His particular interests are Sinan, and the architecture of Schinkel, Unger and Behrens in Berlin. Ara Guler is one of Turkey's - indeed the world's - greatest photographers.