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Parthenon: Design And Architecture

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How was the Parthenon built? What was its purpose? What happened to it? Learn how the ancient Greeks designed, built, and sculpted this magnificent structure. Part 1 investigates the practical, logistical problems and solutions of construction. Part 2 focuses on the sculptures, frieze, and purpose of the building. Contains many interesting facts and provides discussion questions for activities.

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    Janis H. (Danbury, NC)
    November 28th, 2018 at 09:20 AM

    Great video for visual art and history students to learn about the architecture of Ancient Greece.