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Carole Raddato
published on 30 April 2014

The Temple of Zeus at Nemea was constructed during the last third of the 4th century BCE (ca . 330) as part of an extensive building program throughout the sanctuary. Its predecessor, the Early Temple, had been constructed early in the 6th century BCE and destroyed more than a century later.

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Carole Raddato
Carole maintains the popular ancient history photo-blog Following Hadrian, where she travels the world in the footsteps of emperor Hadrian.

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Raddato, C. (2014, April 30). Temple of Zeus, Nemea. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/2604/temple-of-zeus-nemea/

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