Postcard Perfect: Turkey's Iconic Hagia Sophia

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Postcard Perfect -- by Libby McMillan

The Hagia Sophia got its start as the largest Christian church in the world and a symbol of the Byzantine empire. in 1453, nearly 1,000 years after it was built, the great building was made into a mosque.