Temple of Hercules, Agrigento

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Illustration

Mark Cartwright
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published on 15 May 2014
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The remaining columns of the Temple of Hercules, Agrigento, Sicily. Built in the 6th century BCE, the temple originally had 6 columns on each facade and 15 along the sides.

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About the Author

Mark Cartwright
Mark is a history writer based in Italy. His special interests include pottery, architecture, world mythology and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share in common. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the Publishing Director at WHE.

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Cartwright, M. (2014, May 15). Temple of Hercules, Agrigento. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/2635/temple-of-hercules-agrigento/

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Cartwright, Mark. "Temple of Hercules, Agrigento." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified May 15, 2014. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/2635/temple-of-hercules-agrigento/.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Temple of Hercules, Agrigento." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 15 May 2014. Web. 23 Jul 2021.