In a newly revised version of this popular site guide, the current director of excavations in the Athenian agora gives a brief account of the history of the site and its principal monuments. The text has been updated and expanded to cover the most recent archaeological discoveries, and the guide w features numerous color illustrations.
John Camp is a Professor of Classics at Ralph-Macon College in Virginia, USA. He has been the Director of the American School of Classical Studies excavations in the Athenian agora since 1994. He is author of The Archaeology of Athens (2001), and co-author of Exploring the World of the Ancient Greeks (2002).