The seven wonders of the ancient world (Book, 1988) [University of Washington Libraries]
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The seven wonders of the ancient world

The seven wonders of the ancient world

Author: Peter A Clayton; Martin Price
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 1988.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Gives an account of each "Wonder of the World", in the context in which it was built. The text combines ancient sources with the results of modern scholarship to recreate a picture of the seven  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Peter A Clayton; Martin Price
ISBN: 0415002796 9780415002790 0710211597 9780710211590 0415050367 9780415050364
OCLC Number: 16684005
Description: xv, 176 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction: The Seven wonders --
The Great Pyramid of Giza / Peter A. Clayton --
The Hanging Gardens of Babylon / Irving Finkel --
The Statue of Zeus at Olympia / Martin J. Price --
The Temple of Artemis at Ephesos / Bluma L. Trell --
The Mausoleum at Halicarnassus / Geoffrey B. Waywell --
The Colossus of Rhodes / Reynold Higgins --
The Pharos at Alexandria / Peter A. Clayton --
Epilog: Some forgotten wonders.
Responsibility: Peter A. Clayton and Martin J. Price.
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`Informative, witty and excellenty illustrated, this is a must for the school library ...' - History Teaching Review

 
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