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Issue 65, January 2023

Roman Roads

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Don McCullin and Barnaby Rogerson’s Roman finale. Flamingos and pelicans flock back to Izmir. New England’s mania for Assyria. The photographer Annette Louise Solakoğlu. Piquant pastırma. A scholarly winemaker. Abdülhamid’s passion for Sherlock Holmes.

Cover: The Roman Arch at Milas. Photograph by Sir Donald McCullin, 2022


Inside the issue

Cover Story

  1. Don McCullin: Journeys Across Roman Asia Minor, by Barnaby Rogerson. Reviewed by Barnaby Rogerson. [available online]
  2. On the road again, by Barnaby Rogerson. Photographs by Don McCullin [extract available online]
  3. Ancient roaming Off the beaten track in Anatolia, by Barnaby Rogerson. Photographs by Monica Fritz

Art and Architecture

  1. Asia has Claims upon New England, by Robert Ousterhout (1950–2023). [available online]
  2. The Poetry of Silence Istanbul, newly distilled in cool monochrome: the photographs of Annette Louise Solakoğlu, by Andrew Finkel. Photographs by Annette Louise Solakoğlu [extract available online]


  1. Winged victory Birds of the Gediz Delta, by Gernant Magnin. [available online]

Food and Wine

  1. Pressing the flesh The piquant story of pastırma, by Berrin Torolsan. Photographs by Berrin Torolsan [extract available online]
  2. New wine from old grapes Photographs by Monica Fritz [extract available online]
  3. The feast from the East Eating out in Istanbul, by Andrew Finkel. [extract available online]


  1. A last letter from Anatolia [available online]
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