This book is a comprehensive treatment of the development of Thebes as documented by archaeological and historical evidence and the literary tradition. Originally published in 1985. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These paperback editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905.The lower parts of the walls, which were of stone, were then built directly on the leveled surface. ... 2, 4). In room N, which was the best preserved, jewelry and other small objects were found high above the floor, indicating that ... This conception, though strongly supported by some in the past (Smith 1942; Dinsmoor 1942; 1950:7, n. ... Roof tiles of the Classical period were made large and heavy (Martin 1965:68-72) to minimize wind damage and reduce the need for frequent repair.
|Title||:||The Topography of Thebes from the Bronze Age to Modern Times|
|Publisher||:||Princeton University Press - 2014-07-14|