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  • Ancient Tarsus
    If you are the the modern city of Tarsus, you definitely should visit the ancient city. The oldest parts can be traced back till 4th millenium B.C. [...]
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Tarsus History

In 637, Tarsus was annexed away from Rome by the Rashidun Caliphate, an Islamic empire, who managed to hold on to it for almost 300 years.  Over the next few centuries, the city would be forced back and forth between various Christian and Islamic peoples until the Ottoman Empire finally took control of it in 1517.  During the Middle Ages, Tarsus was famous not only for its beauty but also for its fortifications and irrigated fields.  In 1832, Tarsus was captured and held by an Egyptian Muslim sect for eight years.  During this time, they used the land surrounding the city for the growing of cotton.  A couple of decades after the Ottoman [...]
 
 
 

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