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Lesson One Resources

http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/2199 The Iliad by Homer, free e-book via Project Gutenberg

www.theoi.com-- comprehensive guide to Greek mythology and depiction of Greek gods in literature and art*

http://atheism.about.com/library/FAQs/religion/blgrk_rituals.htm -- About.com’s resource on ancient Greek religious rituals and festivals*

http://www.crystalinks.com/romereligion.html -- Information on religion in ancient Rome

* = highly recommended

Lesson Two Resources

ONLINE

http://youtu.be/WhPW50r07L8--Getty Museum video: Making Greek Vases

http://smarthistory.khanacademy.org/ancient-greece-and-rome.html-- art history of ancient Greece and Rome

http://maa.missouri.edu/pdfs/addressingnudityinart.doc -- University of Missouri’s Museum of Art and Archeology’s guide to addressing nudity in art

BOOKS
Understanding Greek Vases: a Guide to Terms, Styles, and Techniques by Andrew Clark

The Oxford History of Classical Art by John Boardman, et al

* = highly recommended

Lesson Three Resources

ONLINE

http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/20239 -- De Architectura by Marcus Vitruvius Pollio, free e-book via Project Gutenberg

http://penelope.uchicago.edu/Thayer/E/Roman/Texts/Frontinus/De_Aquis/text*.html -- De Aquis Urbis Romae by Sextus Julius Frontinus, online text

http://www.romanconcrete.com/ -- Information on concrete, Roman and modern

http://www.romanaqueducts.info/index.html -- Comprehensive website on aqueducts*

http://www.waterhistory.org/histories/rome/ -- Water use and systems in ancient Rome. Also see "aspendos" and "nimes."

BOOKS
City: A Story of Roman Planning and Construction by David Macaulay

* = highly recommended