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The hexamilion and the fortress

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.
Print Book, English, 1993
American School of Classical Studies at Athens, Princeton, N.J., 1993
Hexamilion (Peloponnes)
xx, 160 pages, 30, 46 pages of plates : illustrations ; 32 cm.
9780876619353, 0876619359