Strolling Through Athens
Fourteen Unforgettable Walks Through Europe's Oldest City 2nd Revised edition
By (author) John Freely
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Strolling Through Athens by John Freely
Book DescriptionAthens, city of the gods, birthplace of democracy, artistic and cultural centre of the ancient world, is one of Europe's most fascinating and complex cities, steeped in myth and legend. In this indispensable guide John Freely leads the reader on an ingenious and enlightening series of walks to the city's most vibrant and historic areas, from the magnificent Parthenon, centre of Athens for four thousand years, to the winding streets of Plaka, the crumbling ruins of the Agora and the colour and bustle of Monastiraki. This guide, more than any other, reveals how the heart of ancient Athens still beats beneath the living, modern city. "'There is no end to it in this city - wherever we walk we set foot upon history.' Lucius Cicero"
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781850435952
(197mm x 127mm x 32mm)
Imprint: Tauris Parke Paperbacks
Publisher: I.B.Tauris & Co Ltd
Publish Date: 23-Apr-2004
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
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Author Biography - John Freely
John Freely was born in New York and joined the US Navy at the age of seventeen, serving with a commando unit in Burma and China during the last years of World War II. He has lived in New York, Boston, London, Athens and Istanbul and has written over thirty travel books and guides, most of them about Greece and Turkey. He is author of The Western Shores of Turkey (also Tauris Parke Paperbacks) and the bestselling Strolling Through Istanbul.
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