Rediscovering Paestum

Patel, Samir S.
July 2010
Archaeology;Jul/Aug2010, Vol. 63 Issue 4, p44
The article discusses the forgotten Greek temples of Paestum in southern Italy, which are the ruins of an ancient Greek colony called Poseidonia. A historical overview of Poseidonia is presented which includes information on who built the city, a description of the city's three surviving temples, and several photographs of the temples.


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