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The Earth, the Temple, and the Gods: Greek Sacred Architecture

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When The Earth, the Temple, and the Gods first appeared in 1962, it was hailed by the critics for it erudition, historical imagination and boldness. Subsequently, this comprehensive study of Greek temples and site-planning has been widely accepted as a landmark of architectural history, for it offers an inspired and arresting insight into nature and function of Greek sacred ar ...more
Paperback, 496 pages
Published January 21st 2014 by Trinity University Press (first published September 10th 1979)
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This book gives great insight into the Greek sacred temple in antiquity. Even though some of the illustrations were tough to figure out what was being explained and not all in numerical order it deepened my knowledge of Greek myth and architecture.
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