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In Istanbul, A Byzantine-Era Fleet Surfaces Again

Dec 9, 2012 (Weekend Edition Sunday) — Construction of much-needed transit projects was halted when astonishing archaeological treasures began turning up. Now, archaeologists are poring over a stunning trove of artifacts, including some three dozen Byzantine-era ships. This story originally aired on Dec. 3, 2012 All Things Considered.

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