From Encyc
Revision as of 18:35, 8 January 2021 by Tom (talk | contribs)
(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)

Constantinople, formerly known as Byzantium and now known as Istanbul, is a city located in Turkey. It controls the narrow water passage between the Mediterranean Sea and the Black Sea. In years past it was the capital of the Eastern Roman Empire and then the Ottoman Empire.