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Alumni Travel Reading Lists 2024: Petra to the Parthenon


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Petra to the Parthenon

This guide is designed to provide readings to complement and enrich Penn Alumni's 2024 travels to Cuba. For more information about this and other excursions, visit Penn Alumni Travel.

19th century map centering the Mediterranean and including North Africa

Map of the Mediterranean and North Africa Created by Adolf  Stieler
Published 1875, in the Public Domain 

The Parthenon against a bright blue sky with some construction apparatus

Parthenon Beauty by "Evangeloskaralis"
Used under a  Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 4.0 International license 


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Pictures of Hellas; Five Tales of Ancient Greece By Peder Mariager. Available through Image can take a few seconds to load when coming to this page. 

Mada'in Saleh Al-Hijr Hegra and Ancient Egypt

Text by John Nicholson. Published 1840. Digital scan at from Princeton University. Image takes a few seconds to reload when you first open this page.

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