Olynthus—A Classical Greek City Preserved
Lecture no. 15 from the course: Cities of the Ancient World
Taught by Professor Steven L. Tuck | 27 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online History Courses
Founded for defense at the start of the Peloponnesian War, the planned city of Olynthus contains the best-preserved classical houses yet excavated from anywhere in the Greek world. Walk among the row houses and suburban villas to gain a rare glimpse into the patterns of domestic life in the ancient world.