The Most Celebrated Edifice—The Pantheon
Lecture no. 9 from the course: Understanding Greek and Roman Technology
Taught by Professor Stephen Ressler | 27 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course
Conclude your study of great classical-era structures by examining the greatest of them all: the Pantheon in Rome. Imitated but never equaled, this temple to all the gods incorporates Greek as well as quintessentially Roman architectural features. The stupendous dome is a work of engineering genius.