|Title||Ranking and Geographical-Functional Distribution of Urartian Fortification in Turkey|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2014|
|Authors||Biscione R, Dan R|
|Journal||Veli Sevin’e Armağan|
|Keywords||fortress, Urartu, Van|
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.