Turkey: the bridge

United Kingdom, 1966

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Traces the history of Turkey - the land bridge between Europe and Asia. For more than 3,000 years the great events of these two continents centred on Turkey. The remains of the Greek civilisation, the crusades, and ancient Constantinople are contrasted with scenes of modern Istanbul.

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Samaratin Films

British Petroleum


Derek Williams



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