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Parthenon - Wonder of Ancient Greece, Part 1

Arising from a field of ruins on the Athenian Acropolis, a sacred hill, the Parthenon commemorated the city-state’s ultimate victory over the Persians and honored the goddess, Athena.

How did Pericles (the statesman) and Phidias (the sculptor) undertake the most significant building project in Greek history?  Step back in time, to learn how events unfolded, by watching this clip.  Move the video forward to 8:00 for the Parthenon segment.


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From, The Wonders of Ancient Greece.

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