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Minoan and Mycenaean Cultures, Intro to Greek Architecture

This presentation focus to discuss on Minoan and Mycenaean Cultures, Intro to Greek Architecture. The Minoans established an excellent early civilization on this island of Crete, sustained and protected through the sea. The Minoans dealt with Egypt and Mesopotamia. They acquired ideas and technology them to adapted to their personal culture. The Minoans helped to shape the very first Greek civilization. The Mycenaeans evolved for the Greek mainland and eventually conquered the Greek mainland and Crete. Mycenaeans absorbed Egyptian along with Mesopotamian influences and passed them to later Greeks.

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Discuss on Greek Architectural Systems

This article focus to discuss on Greek Architectural Systems. The Greeks developed three industrial systems, called orders, each using their own distinctive proportions along with detailing. The Greek order placed are: Doric, Ionic, along with Corinthian. Here also discuss on the Temple of Apollo at Didyma and the Temple of Athena Nike. Finally explain Acropolis, Parthenon and Sculpture in Greek Architectural Systems