Ancient Edessa - The Fortification

Edessa has been one of the important cities of ancient Macedonia. The importance and development of the city are due to its location on the natural passage connecting the lowland with the upper, mountainous Macedonia.The book «Ancient Edessa – the Fortification» (in Greek only) not only presents all the restoration and highlight works but also focuses on the city walls, which is an important monument of ancient Macedonian art of fortification.

The publication also contains a digital book that analytically presents the whole fortification system, which preserves traces of all the historical periods of Edessa while simultaneously prevails on the archaeological site and forms the main axis around which the visitor’s visit and exploration on the site develops.

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