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Where in the World? is this… the answer is, of course, Istanbul. All other cities are doomed, but I imagine that as long as people exist, Constantinople will exist. So said French scientist, Petrus Gyllius.
Nineteenth century French writer and politician, Alphonse de Lamartine, said of Istanbul: “If one had but a single glance to give the world, one should gaze on Istanbul.”