Tuesday, January 24, 2012

NY Times Story: "Istanbul Yields a Treasure"

Archaeologists discovered a harbor town dating from the second century and the remains of a 5th century Byzantine church. The discovery is a big deal and some say it has the potential to become "the library of Constantinople." The story might add a bit of relevancy to our study of the Byzantine Empire. Here's a short video clip showing the harbor city that was discovered, Bathonea.

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