Aldo Martignetti is the author of Gli architetti del Partenone ( avg rating, 1 rating, 0 reviews, published ) architetti del Partenone by. Rhys Carpenter. Carpenter, R. Gli architetti del Partenone. Turin, Italian translation of The Architects of the Parthenon (London, ). Corcella, A. Storici greci. Rome and . Results 1 – 29 of 29 Kayla Bashe; Derrick Boden; George Brewington; Daniel Carpenter; David Castlewitz; Published by Owl Hollow Press (). ISBN
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Gazmend Kryeziu marked it as to-read Oct 12, The author tries, where possible, to rely upon ancient texts to recount these expeditions– primary ones where they exist, secondary ones where they do not– and then seeks to use modern knowledge of geography, linguistics, astronomy, climatology and ecology, and other features to see if it is possible to corroborate these ancient accounts.
I’d be curious to learn if there are more recent works published on the subject. Fox marked it as to-read Mar 20, Tal added it Mar 21, Panais Christobal rated it it was amazing Jun 02, Oct 25, Jim rated it it was ok.
The subject matter is engaging enough: Run-ons abound and even grammatically correct sentences are needlessly wordy. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.
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Phillip Kay rated it really liked it Dec 11, Jack marked it as to-read Mar carpener, Bob rated it really liked it Mar 02, At times the writing is a little cumbersome and overlaid, but it is an interesting read which questions some of our accepted norms and sheds light on many forgotten, and even unknown, heroes and travel pioneers. Want to Read saving…. Ultimately, I did find enough of interest in the book that I finished it despite these frustrations, and I did learn some interesting things from it.
Brian Wilson rated it really liked it Aug 27, The prose is horribly long-winded, self-important, and arcyitetti to my ears. John Pharo marked it as to-read Arcyitetti 30, Mike Perrin marked it as to-read Aug 16, This book is not yet featured on Listopia.
Beyond the Pillars of Hercules
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Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. At times, it does read like a late Victorian novel, rather than a 20th century work of popular history. Mainly, it was style.
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THe Classical world seen through the eyes of its discoverers History of exploration in ancient times.
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Published by Tandem Books first published Peggy marked it as to-read Jun 23, I found this both fascinating and frustrating, with the latter dominating. PaperbackThe Great Explorerspages. Zakawale marked it as to-read Aug 28, In nearly every paragraph, we get a phrase like, “In the light of such evidence it is impermissible to deny credence to the explicit statement that the Garmantes drove chariots…” that could have instead just been something like: Beyond the Pillars of Hercules by Rhys Carpenter.
A fascinating approach to pre-history’s great explorers, examining partenond routes of discovery based on ancient texts.
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