Beyond Anitkabir: The Funerary Architecture of Atatürk: The by Christopher S, Dr Wilson PDF

By Christopher S, Dr Wilson

ISBN-10: 1138274879

ISBN-13: 9781138274877

ISBN-10: 1409429776

ISBN-13: 9781409429777

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

The booklet examines how most of these destinations - unintended, designed, transitority, everlasting - has contributed in its personal technique 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 considering their first visual appeal so as to continue this nationwide reminiscence. those adjustments are uncovered to bare a dynamic, instead of boring, impact of funerary architecture.

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