The Greek Islands: Guide to the Byzantine and Medieval Buildings and Their Art
Aimed at travelers to the Greek Islands who are interested in the antiquities of the medieval and Byzantine periods. With maps, plans, and illustrations, the personal tours of the sites on each of the 47 islands plus the explanations and historical settings make this a definitive and scholarly companion.
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