Athenian Agora, a Guide to the Excavation and Museum
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Athenian Agora, a Guide to the Excavation and Museum by John McK., II Camp

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Published by Amer School of Classical .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Archaeology

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages292
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9159417M
ISBN 109607067002
ISBN 109789607067005

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Guide. Site plan and interactive guide to the major buildings and monuments. QTVR panoramas. Democracy. Material evidence concerning the origins, history, and practice of ancient democracy. Research. Excavation reports and archaeological data. The Athenian Agora book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. In it will be 75 years since excavations by the American School of 3/5. The Athenian Agora: A Guide to the Excavations and Museum Authors: Camp, J., Mauzy, C. Publication Dates: , , , , ISBN: In it will be 75 years since excavations by the American School of Classical Studies at Athens started in the ancient agora. In a newly revised version of this popular site guide, the current director of excavations in the Athenian Agora gives a brief account of the history of the ancient center of Athens. The text has been updated and expanded to cover the most recent archaeological discoveries, and the guide now features numerous color illustrations.5/5(1).

Get this from a library! The Athenian agora; a guide to the excavation and museum.. [American School of Classical Studies at Athens.]. Get this from a library! The Athenian Agora; a guide to the excavation and museum.. [Homer A Thompson; American School of Classical Studies at Athens.]. Discover The Athenian Agora in Athens, Greece: This ancient Greek place of assembly and marketplace is being revealed layer by layer below the modern Athens cityscape. The Ancient Agora of Athens is the best-known example of an ancient Greek agora, located to the northwest of the Acropolis and bounded on the south by the hill of the Areopagus and on the west by the hill known as the Agoraios Kolonos, also called Market Hill. The Agora's initial use was for a commercial, assembly, or residential gathering nates: 37°58′30″N 23°43′21″E / °N .

That pose, as Thompson (The Athenian Agora: A Guide to the Excavation and Museum [Athens ] –94; “Dionysos Among the Nymphs in Athens and in Rome,” JWalt 36 [] 75–9) and others have pointed out (no matter which god is depicted here), suggests influence from the famous statue of Eirene and Ploutos. Eubouleus holding Ploutos is. The Athenian Agora: A Guide to the Excavations and Museum, 4th ed. revised, Athens. Camp, J. The Athenian Agora: A Short Guide in Color (Agora Picture Book 16), Athens. After a brief history of the Agora, the principal monuments are described, and then the reader is taken on a counterclockwise tour around the site. The author is the current Director of Excavations at the Athenian Agora, and this guide therefore presents the most up-to-date information available. Description: Written for the general visitor, the Athenian Agora Museum Guide is a companion to the edition of the Athenian Agora Site Guide and leads the reader through all of the display spaces within the Stoa of Attalos in the Athenian Agora — the terrace, the ground-floor colonnade, and the newly opened upper story. The guide also discusses each case in the museum gallery.