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Technology & Architecture In Ancient Civilizations

Greek Designs of Beauty (#102)

Survey the ancient Greeks' most monumental achievements, including the Palace of Knossos, the Oracle at Delphi, the Colossus of Rhodes, the stadiums and temples at Olympia, and the summit of perfection, the Parthenon of Athens. [29 minutes] Closed Captioning

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Series Description: Technology and architecture are two of the most enduring legacies of the ancient civilizations. With this series, explore how the pyramids were built in Egypt, the elegant temples and theatres were created in Greece, and the arches, aqueducts and avenues were engineered in Rome.

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