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Turkey's Great History

The history of Turkey tells of a 10.000 year old civilization. Find out more about historical timeline, prehistoric times, Anatolian civilizations, Roman period, Seljuk Empire, Ottoman Empire and modern Turkish Republic.

Prehistorical Times of Turkey

Prehistorical Times

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Prehistorical Times

Prehistoric times of Turkey cover the Paleolithic Age, Mesolithic Age, Neolithic Age, Chalcholithic Age and Bronze Age.

Prehistorical Times of Turkey
Anatolian Civilizations of Turkey

Anatolian Civilizations

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Anatolian Civilizations

Anatolia, the land of sun, history and civilizations, is one of the rare places in the world which have been inhabited ever since the first man was seen on the earth.

Anatolian Civilizations
Great Seljuk Empire in Turkey

Great Seljuk Empire

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Great Seljuk Empire

The Seljuk Turks were the first Turks to settle in Anatolia. The Seljuk Turks established an enlightened, tolerant government in Central Anatolia with a great culture.

Great Seljuk Empire
Roman Empire in Turkey

Roman Empire

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Roman Empire

The Roman period of Anatolia began with the death of King Attalus III of Pergamon (Bergama) who willed his country to the Romans because he had no direct heir.

Roman Empire
Great Ottoman Empire in Turkey

Great Ottoman Empire

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Great Ottoman Empire

The Ottoman Empire was the one of the largest and longest lasting Empires in history. The Ottoman Empire was founded in 1299, and lasted 664 years until its collapse in 1923.

Great Ottoman Empire

Today's Turkey

Learn more about the political structure, Turkish constitution, the war of independence and historical timeline.

Turkish Republic

Turkish Republic

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Turkish Republic

Find out more about the Republic of Turkey, the Turkish constitution, political structure and its founder Mustafa Kemal Ataturk.

The Republic of Turkey
Historical Timeline of Turkey

Historical Timeline of Turkey

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Historical Timeline

Turkish historical timeline; a Neolithic city is established at Catalhoyuk in central Anatolia, the world's first known settlement date back to 6500 BC. The Republic of Turkey was founded in 1923.

Historical Timeline of Turkey

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