Constantinople was the capital city of the Roman/Byzantine Empire (330–1204
and ... Constantinople is located in Turkey. Constantinople. Shown within ..... The
importance of Constantinople gra...
It gave the Ottomans control of trade between the Mediterranean and Black seas.
He decided the location for his new capital was the ancient Greek city of
Byzentium. ... Constantinople has maintained it location and importance in the
Jan 31, 2010 ... Constantinople withstood countless sieges for over 1000 years as the capital of
the Byzantine ... It was located on an elevated rocky peninsula, surrounded by
the sea on three sides. .... The importance of the human element.
Dec 16, 2013 ... Several reasons actually. The most important one was its location. Thanks to it it
enabeled the trade with African, European and Asian countries ...
With the defeat of Turkey and the end of the War, the fate of the city of
Constantinople (modern-day Istanbul) was of vital strategic importance to the
The third century historian Polybios could not imagine a location better suited to
control the trade from the Black Sea into the Aegean which was so important for ...
However, whilst Rome was indeed an important destination for Chinese silk ... of
Constantinople was legendary, and its location ensured it a very important role ...
Constantinople was much further away from the Barbarian attacks from the.
Germanic ... was located at the "crossroads" of trade connecting Europe and Asia
Constantinople at a Crossroads W ... Constantine and His Capital The emperor
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