BONES OF BYZANTIUM - Trici
Ayasofya Rising ©2004 by Trici Venola. Sultanahmet, Istanbul. Hagia Sophia rising from its trees, drawn from Dubb Restaurant across the square. A visual history lesson: The domes are Byzantine Christian. The minarets are Ottoman Muslim. Crusaders carved their names on its walls. Secret tunnels go from it all over the hill.

Ayasofya Rising ©2004 by Trici Venola. Sultanahmet, Istanbul. Hagia Sophia rising from its trees, drawn from Dubb Restaurant across the square. A visual history lesson: The domes are Byzantine Christian. The minarets are Ottoman Muslim. Crusaders carved their names on its walls. Secret tunnels go from it all over the hill.

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