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THE PERSIAN EXPEDITION


VERTICAL VIEW OF THE TERRACE OF PERSEPOLIS

The system of fortifications with its towers, the complex of palaces, and the physical environs of the royal site are spread below. (April 20, 1936; 7:39 A.M.; altitude 2,440 meters).

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Revised: June 2, 1998
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