Acropolis of Argos

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Mark Cartwright
published on 26 April 2012
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The Hill of Larissa, site of the ancient acropolis of Argos (6th to 5th century BCE). Visible today are the fortifications of the 10th century CE which incorporated some of the ancient polygonal walls, particularly on the north side.

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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. (2012, April 26). Acropolis of Argos. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Cartwright, Mark. "Acropolis of Argos." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified April 26, 2012.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Acropolis of Argos." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 26 Apr 2012. Web. 30 Jul 2021.