Turkish Mosque Orientation and the Secular Variation of the Magnetic Declination

@article{Barmore1985TurkishMO,
  title={Turkish Mosque Orientation and the Secular Variation of the Magnetic Declination},
  author={Frank E. Barmore},
  journal={Journal of Near Eastern Studies},
  year={1985},
  volume={44},
  pages={81 - 98}
}
  • F. Barmore
  • Published 1 April 1985
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  • Journal of Near Eastern Studies
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