Greece

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Detail of the Amazon Frieze from the Mausoleum at Halicarnassus

{"content":{"id":1729,"title":"Daily Link","body":"\u003cp\u003e\u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6pY-0JfEdLY\"\u003eWerner Herzog is asked what languages he speaks and it gets pretty dark.\u003c/a\u003e\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-11-04T12:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-10-30T23:26:58.000Z","updated_at":"2020-10-30T23:26:58.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=daily_links\"\u003edaily_links\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=movies\"\u003emovies\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=greece\"\u003egreece\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=france\"\u003efrance\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=french\"\u003efrench\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=greek\"\u003egreek\u003c/a\u003e"}

Daily Link

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Phyrgi, Chios, Greece

Photo by P'Tille

{"content":{"id":1625,"title":"Meteora Valley, Greece","body":"\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/4f5.jpg\"\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eClick the image a couple times for detail.\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-10-16T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-09-10T23:44:05.000Z","updated_at":"2020-09-10T23:44:26.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=green\"\u003egreen\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=pictures\"\u003epictures\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=mountains\"\u003emountains\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=sky\"\u003esky\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=clouds\"\u003eclouds\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=nature\"\u003enature\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=greece\"\u003egreece\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=geology\"\u003egeology\u003c/a\u003e"}

Meteora Valley, Greece

Click the image a couple times for detail.

{"content":{"id":1624,"title":"Sappho - Charles Mengin","body":"\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/4f4.jpg\"\u003e","publication_date":"2020-10-11T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-09-10T02:38:21.000Z","updated_at":"2020-09-10T02:38:21.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=pictures\"\u003epictures\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=painting\"\u003epainting\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=black\"\u003eblack\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=water\"\u003ewater\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_sky\"\u003ethe_sky\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=animals\"\u003eanimals\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=birds\"\u003ebirds\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=greece\"\u003egreece\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=ancient\"\u003eancient\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=france\"\u003efrance\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=nineteenth_century\"\u003enineteenth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_seventies\"\u003ethe_seventies\u003c/a\u003e"}

Sappho - Charles Mengin

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Boeotian Sphinx

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Charon Crossing the River Styx - Joachim Patinier

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Gorgona Guarding the Temple of Apollo, Didyma

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Lament for Icarus - Herbert James Draper

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Travelling Heroes: Greeks and Their Myths in the Epic Age of Homer - Robin Fox Lane

The author looks for every shred of evidence he can find about contact with other cultures in the Greek dark ages. While he defends his theories pretty well, they still seem pretty speculative. Sometimes his conclusions are interesting and his enthusiasm is infectious. More often, it's very dry. Once every few dozen pages he sneaks in a truly awful/excellent joke. I don't regret reading it, but I couldn't recommend it.

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Cycladic Woman's Head

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Theseus

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Ancient

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Kylix - Villa Giulia Painter

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Selene, from the Pergamon Altar

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Black-Figure Helm