Ranking and Geographical-Functional Distribution of Urartian Fortification in Turkey

TitleRanking and Geographical-Functional Distribution of Urartian Fortification in Turkey
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2014
AuthorsBiscione R, Dan R
JournalVeli Sevin’e Armağan
Pagination121–136
Keywordsfortress, Urartu, Van
Abstract

The aim of this article is to attempt a determination of the hierarchical levels of the Urartian fortifications in Turkish territory and to check whether ranks are correlated to geographical distributions, in order to gain a better understanding of the Urartian system of spatial organization and territorial control.

URLhttps://www.academia.edu/6037022/Ranking_and_Distribution_of_the_Urartian_Fortifications_in_Turkey