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Architecture and Historic Preservation through Charleston

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Stylistic Analysis Assignment

Charleston is a living American city largely built in the 19th to 21st centuries with many Neoclassical buildings heavily influenced by ancient ancient Greek and Roman architecture. Your goal in this assignment is to examine your assigned neoclassical building (Greek or Roman Revival) and write a short essay (600-700 words) discussing ways in which it resembles specific ancient Greek or Roman temples. This is an exercise in LOOKING (rather than research) and tte accurate adn appropriate use of architectural terminology.

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