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Archaeological Area of Agrigento (UNESCO/NHK)

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James Blake Wiener
by UNESCO TV NHK Nippon Hoso Kyokai
published on 27 July 2018
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Founded as a Greek colony in the 6th century B.C., Agrigento became one of the leading cities in the Mediterranean world. Its supremacy and pride are demonstrated by the remains of the magnificent Doric temples that dominate the ancient town, much of which still lies intact under today's fields and orchards.

Source: UNESCO TV / © NHK Nippon Hoso Kyokai
URL: http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/831/

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Kyokai, U. T. N. N. H. (2018, July 27). Archaeological Area of Agrigento (UNESCO/NHK). World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/video/1432/

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Kyokai, UNESCO T. N. N. H. "Archaeological Area of Agrigento (UNESCO/NHK)." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified July 27, 2018. https://www.ancient.eu/video/1432/.

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Kyokai, UNESCO T. N. N. H. "Archaeological Area of Agrigento (UNESCO/NHK)." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 27 Jul 2018. Web. 26 Feb 2021.

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