Turkey: a strategic land and it's people

United States, 1959

Film
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The location of Turkey between Asia and Europe and astride Russia’s water route to the Black Sea gives it a strategic political importance. Shows the climatic and geographical features, natural resources and industries in relation to the Turkish people, the beginnings of westernisation as introduced by Ataturk and the continuing changes taking place in modern Turkey.

Credits

production company

Coronet Instructional Films

Duration

00:11:00:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1959

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

011223

Language

English

Subject categories

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Turkey - Description and travel

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United States

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Turkey - Politics and government

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Turkey - Social conditions

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

History → History

History → Turkey - History

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Black and White

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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