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AgoraPicBk 3 (1959): Miniature Sculpture from the Athenian Agora.

Thompson, D. B ... Small sculptured figures of humans and animals have been found all over the Agora, ranging in date from the earliest occupation of Athens to the end of the Late Roman period. This booklet presents a representative ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1959

AgoraPicBk 4 (1960): The Athenian Citizen. Democracy in the ...

Lang, M ... Excavations of the Athenian Agora: Picture Book. 4 1 0876616325 Reprinted in 1987. New revised edition printed in 2004 ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1960

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AgoraPicBk 4 (2004): The Athenian Citizen. Democracy in the ...

Lang, M ... The artifacts and monuments of the Athenian Agora provide our best evidence for the workings of ancient democracy. As a concise introduction to these physical traces, this book has been a bestseller since ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 2004

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AgoraPicBk 5 (1960): Ancient Portraits from the Athenian Agora.

Harrison, E. B ... Although the famous bronze statues seen by the Roman tourist Pausanias have been melted down, the Agora preserves a number of fine portraits in stone. While a few of these are named, most of the portraits ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1960

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AgoraPicBk 6 (1979): Amphoras and the Ancient Wine Trade

Grace, V. R ... Although this booklet is based on broken pottery found during the excavation of the Agora, the author ranges far beyond the confines of Athens in her discussion of the purpose and significance of different ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1979

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AgoraPicBk 7 (1961): The Middle Ages in the Athenian Agora.

Frantz, A ... The story of the Agora did not end in A.D. 267, when the Herulians invaded the city. This booklet illustrates the ornate Early Christian carving and colorful green and brown glazed pottery that distinguished ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1961

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AgoraPicBk 8 (1963): Garden Lore of Ancient Athens.

Burr Thompson, D. Griswold, R. E ... In the spring, the ground of the Agora archaeological park is covered in poppies and daisies while poplars and oaks shade many of the pathways. Some of these plants are wild and some were deliberately ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1963

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AgoraPicBk 9 (1963): Lamps from the Athenian Agora.

Perlzweig, J ... At night, the darkness of the ancient Agora would have been pierced by the lights of oil lamps, and thousands of fragments of these distinctive objects have been found. This booklet presents the development ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1963

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AgoraPicBk 10 (1966): Inscriptions from the Athenian Agora.

Meritt, B. D ... Many types of written records are found in the Agora, and this booklet presents a sample of more than 10,000 inventoried inscriptions on stone. The texts illustrated include diplomatic agreements, commemorative ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1966

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AgoraPicBk 11 (1968): Waterworks in the Athenian Agora.

Lang, M ... Preserved beneath the surface of the Agora are thousands of terracotta pipes, stone drainage channels, and lead pressure lines. These form a complex chain of waterworks, constructed and repaired over many ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1968

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AgoraPicBk 12 (1971): An Ancient Shopping Center: The Athenian ...

Burr Thompson, D ... As well as being a political center, the Agora was the focus of a noisy and varied commercial life. This booklet illustrates the archaeological, documentary, and pictorial evidence for such diverse trades ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1971

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AgoraPicBk 13 (1973): Early Burials from the Agora Cemeteries.

Immerwahr, S. A ... Before the creation of the Agora as a civic center in the 7th century B.C., the region northwest of the Acropolis was a vast cemetery. Over 150 ancient burial places have been found by excavators, and ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1973

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AgoraPicBk 14 (1974): Graffiti in the Athenian Agora

Lang, M ... “Return the stamnos to Philippa’s brother Philip,” “cheap wine,” “Alkaios seems beautiful to Melis,” “Of Tharrios I am the cup.” Like fragments of overheard conversations, the thousands of informal inscriptions ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1974

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AgoraPicBk 14 (1988): Graffiti in the Athenian Agora

Lang, M ... “Return the stamnos to Philippa’s brother Philip,” “cheap wine,” “Alkaios seems beautiful to Melis,” “Of Tharrios I am the cup.” Like fragments of overheard conversations, the thousands of informal inscriptions ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1988

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AgoraPicBk 15 (1975): Greek and Roman Coins in the Athenian Agora.

Kleiner, F. S ... Over 75,000 coins have been found during excavations at the Agora, many minted in the city but others brought from Athens’s far-flung commercial contacts. In addition to the mostly bronze and copper coins ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1975

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AgoraPicBk 16 (2003): The Athenian Agora, a Short Guide to ...

Camp, J ... In a newly revised version of this popular site guide, the current director of excavations in the Athenian Agora gives a brief account of the history of the ancient center of Athens. The text has been ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 2003

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AgoraPicBk 17 (1978): Socrates in the Agora.

Lang, M ... As far as we know, the 5th-century B.C. Greek philosopher Socrates himself wrote nothing. We discover his thoughts and deeds entirely through the writings of his followers, disciples who accompanied him ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1978

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AgoraPicBk 18 (1978): Mediaeval and Modern Coins in the Athenian ...

Kleiner, F. S ... From the thousands of pieces of Late Roman “small change” discovered trodden into beaten earth floors and dropped into wells to the hoards of 19th-century A.D. silver French francs discovered beneath modern ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1978

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AgoraPicBk 19 (1980): Gods and Heroes in the Athenian Agora.

Camp, J ... Religion played a part in almost every aspect of civic life, so shrines, temples, altars, and dedications are conspicuous at almost every turn during a visit to the Agora. The author of this booklet shows ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1980

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AgoraPicBk 20 (1982): Bronzeworkers in the Athenian Agora.

Mattusch, C. C ... The conspicuous Temple of Hephaistos, Greek god of metalworkers, prominently situated on the western side of the Agora, reflects the esteem in which bronzeworkers were held by the Athenians. Although many ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1982