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Akropolis (German language edition)
Einfuhrung in das Museum und die Denkmäler

By Panos Valavanis

Akropolis (German language edition)
Paperback, 64 pages £8.00
Published: 2015
ISBN: 9789606878770
Format: 248mm x 173mm
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Subjects: Archaeology, Art & Art History, Classical Studies and Ancient History, Museum Studies

95 colour illustrations. Distributed by University of Exeter Press.

Acropolis: Visiting its Museum and its Monuments, outcome of assiduous research based on the most recent scientific findings, aims to be a friendly and useful travel companion. Its descriptions and interpretative analyses help us to see the monuments in a different way and to understand the historical, artistic and political events that contributed to their creation. Through the texts and the illustrations we get to know the gods and heroes who were worshipped on the Acropolis, the leaders who envisaged the major projects, the artists who brought them to fruition, as well as the innovative ideas they applied and the Athenian citizens who admired and enjoyed these achievements.

This little book will help us to explore and engage with the monuments of Athens, not with awe but with the joy that springs from knowledge.


image from Greek language edition

Acropolis 2

Publication Details:

 Paperback , 64 pages
 248mm x 173mm
95 illus.

BIC Code:
  ART015060, HIS002000, HIS039000, SOC003000, TRV016000
 Kapon Editions


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