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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

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  • Novelty

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The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages164
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11793090M
ISBN 101419146467
ISBN 109781419146466

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All about The Parthenon at Athens, Greece and at Nashville, Tennessee: Excerpts from The Parthenon of Pericles and its reproduction in America by Benjamin Franklin Wilson. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for bookloversAuthor: Benjamin Franklin Wilson. about this item: parthenon press, nashville, hardbound. condition: very good. dust jacket condition: good. photographs (illustrator). first edition. this is a very good hardbound copy, unmarked, in dj of this important and scarce parthenon of pericles and its reproduction in american by benjamin franklin wilson 11` director of the parthenon pages of text and . The most ambitious building program in Greek history, the building of the Parthenon was Pericles' greatest triumph and he oversaw the project personally. Costing talents in the first year. This book describes the reproduction of the Parthenon of Pericles in Nashville, Tennessee. The reproduction at Nashville, opened in , is the result of years of intense investigation, and it represents the original as it stood on the Acropolis at Athens in .

  An informative and easy to read book, its like Mary Beard is just casually chatting to you about the Parthenon. The chapters about the history and usage of the building (from temple annex treasure trove to church, mosque and army supplies storage) I found most interesting while the more recent, and because of that more documented, controversies 4/5.   Pericles and the Athenian Golden Age. The golden age of Athenian culture is usually dated from to B.C., the years of relative peace between the Persian and Peloponnesian wars.. After the. What seems important to note in relation to the Parthenon and Athenian culture would be the prominent statesman, orator, and general of Athens at the time, Pericles. His influence on Athenian society was so great that a contemporary, Thucydides, named him “the first citizen of Athens” (Mark Paragraph 2). The Parthenon stands proudly as the centerpiece of Centennial Park, Nashville's premier urban park. The re-creation of the foot statue Athena is the focus of the Parthenon just as it was in ancient Greece. The building and the Athena statue are both full-scale replicas of the Athenian originals. Originally built for Tennessee's