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General background

The History of the City of Baku   [ 1]   [ 2 ]   [ 3 ]   [ 4 ]

On the Etymology of the Name “Baku”

The Architectural Development of the City

The Map of the Monuments in Ichari Shahar (Old City)

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Baku and Oil

        The Early Period

        The Period of Industrial Oil Extraction

        The Soviet Period

        The Modern Period

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The Maiden Tower

       Architectural features of the Maiden Tower. Part 1.    

       Architectural features of the Maiden Tower. Part 2.    

       Architectural features of the Maiden Tower. Part 3.    

The Ensemble of the Shirvanshahs’ Palace

The Sabael Castle

Towers of Apsheron

The Fire Temple Ateshgah

Museums and Art Halls

Theaters

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The Quaternary Fauna on Apsheron Peninsula

The Ancient Fauna on Apsheron Peninsula 

Rock paintings of Gobustan

Rock paintings of Absheron

The Riddle of “Stone Roads”

The Megaliths on Apsheron Peninsula

The Burial Mounds on Apsheron Peninsula

The Burial Mounds on Apsheron Peninsula 2 

The Cup-marks

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