Architecture

the origins of archaeology as non-western profession

Nabodinus, Last Great King of Babylon – Archaeology Expert (UK)
http://www.archaeologyexpert.co.uk/Nabodinus.html

As a “science” however it can be traced back to Sir William Stukeleyhttp://heritage-key.com/world/worlds-first-archaeologists-and-their-role-defining-history

I still wonder if the Roman emperor Hadrian could be considered a revivalist architect or archaeologist.
http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/907

The Villa Adriana (at Tivoli, near Rome) is an exceptional complex of classical buildings created in the 2nd century A.D. by the Roman emperor Hadrian. It combines the best elements of the architectural heritage of Egypt, Greece and Rome in the form of an ‘ideal city’.

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