The Hexamilion and the Hortress (Isthmia No. 5 5th)

The Hexamilion and the Hortress (Isthmia No. 5 5th)

By: Timothy E. Gregory (author)Hardback

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Publication of the largest single archaeological site in Greece', the massive barrier wall built across the Isthmus of Corinth in the 5th century AD to hold back the northern barbarians. A full architectural analysis (including reconstructions) is supplemented by chapters on the geographical location and the history up to 1821. An important contribution to Byzantine history, as well as a report on extensive new investigations.

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Product Details

  • publication date: 01/12/1993
  • ISBN13: 9780876619353
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 155
  • ID: 9780876619353
  • ISBN10: 0876619359
  • edition: 5th

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