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By Margaret M. Miles

ISBN-10: 1444335995

ISBN-13: 9781444335996

A better half to Greek Architecture presents an expansive assessment of the subject, together with layout, engineering, and building in addition to idea, reception, and lasting effect.

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581, 697–701; Delphi: Il. 519. Od. 581; Delos: Οd. 162–167; Dodona: Ιl. 233–235. Od. 296–297). In the epics we also hear of a number of other ­sanctuaries, most of which flourished during the Geometric period. Among these is: the Sanctuary of Helikonian Poseidon (Il. 5); the sacred cave of Eileithyia at Amnisos (Od. 188–190); the Sanctuary of Aphrodite at Paphos (Od. 362–363); of Poseidon at Onchestos (Il. 506); of Poseidon at Geraistos in Euboea (Od. 177); and of Apollo in Ithaca (Od. 278). 80–81), in which Athena visits the “mighty house” (πύκινον δόμον) of Erechtheus in Athens is well known, as is that in the Catalog of Ships in which the goddess receives Erechtheus in her temple (Il.

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