Examples from the Web for alexandretta
After this salutary lesson the Turks at Alexandretta did not seek any further encounters with the sailors of allied war vessels.
A branch line connects with the Mediterranean at Alexandretta.Silver Chimes in Syria|W. S. Nelson
The favourite notion was that we were going to do another Gallipoli landing, behind Alexandretta.The Leicestershires beyond Baghdad|Edward John Thompson
In modern times, the most noted were the pigeons of Aleppo, which served as couriers at Alexandretta and Bagdad.The Book of Curiosities|I. Platts
Besika Bay and Alexandretta were, therefore, taboo—not to be touched!Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton