Ancient architecture: Mesopotamia, Egypt, Crete, Greece
Examines the origins, development, and distinctive styles and achievements of the architectures of the four ancient civilizations of the eastern Mediterranean
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part hi by Roland Martin
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Abydos acropolis agora aisles altar Amenhotep Archaic architects architecture Artemis Assyrian Athenian Athens axis brick building built capital cella central century B.C. chambers chapel colonnade columns complex construction court courtyard cult cult image decorative Delphi Dendera Doric Doric order east Edfu Eighteenth Dynasty entablature entrance excavations facade feet frieze front funerary gate gods Greek Hellenistic hypostyle hall Ictinus interior Ionic Karnak king Knossos later Lower Egyptian Mallia Megara Hyblaea megaron Minoan monumental mortuary temple Museum Mycenae Nile Old Kingdom Olympia Osiris Paestum painted palace Parthenon Pergamum period peristyle Phaistos pillars Plan of Temple Plate portal portico precinct pylon pyramid Ramesses reconstruction relief religious roof rooms royal sacred sanctuary Saqqara sculptured Sele River Selinus shrine side space square stoa stone structure Temple of Apollo Temple of Athena Temple of Hera terrace Thebes tomb towers tradition Treasury Tuthmosis Upper valley temple vault walls Zeus ziggurat Zoser