The Parthenon and its Impact in Modern Times...

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Author  Panayotis Tournikiotis
Publisher  Melissa Publishing House
Publication Date   December 31, 1994
ISBN  960204019X
Pages  368

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This volume brings together 11 original essays by scholars and writers each offering a different perspective on this cultural monument. Detailed descriptions of the sculpture and architecture are included, as well as discussions of the place of the Parthenon in the history and theory of modern architecture, depictions of the Parthenon in art through the ages, the Parthenon as appreciated by contemporary Greek society and the Parthenon in the consciousness of modern Greek poets and thinkers.

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