Message - Re: Azimuths of the Parthenon

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Posted by  Manuel Oliveros on December 15, 2002 at 09:51:51:

In Reply to:  Re: Azimuths of the Parthenon posted by Manuel Oliveros on December 15, 2002 at 09:29:08:


Henrie Sterlin
p. 185

a plan of the acropolis shows it to be about 15 sexagesimal degrees off NNSEW axes

Another in p. 191 shows about 5 deg off what makes one doubt of the accuracy of both.

In Arquitectura Griega
Roland Martin

the same differences are extant, pointing to the same source for the drawings and errors.

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