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Miles, Margaret M.

A Companion to Greek Architecture

Miles, Margaret M. - A Companion to Greek Architecture, ebook

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A Companion to Greek Architecture provides an expansive overview of the topic, including design, engineering, and construction as well as theory, reception, and lasting impact.

  • Covers both sacred and secular structures and complexes, with particular attention to architectural decoration, such as sculpture, interior design, floor mosaics, and wall painting
  • Makes use of new research from computer-driven technologies, the study of inscriptions and archaeological evidence, and recently excavated buildings
  • Brings together original scholarship from an esteemed group of archaeologists and art historians
  • Presents the most up-to-date English language coverage of Greek architecture in several decades while also sketching out important areas and structures in need of further research

Keywords: Greek design; temples; stoas; Greek engineering; Olympia; Delphi; Acropolis; Athens; ancient Greece; Hellenistic architecture; Parthenon; ancient Greek architecture, Classical Greek Culture, Classical Greek Culture

Editor
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2016
Language
en
Edition
1
Series
Blackwell Companions to the Ancient World
Page amount
616 pages
Category
Litterary Studies
Format
Ebook
eISBN (ePUB)
9781118327609
Printed ISBN
9781444335996

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