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The Seven Wonders of the Ancient World.

The Seven Wonders of the Ancient World.

Author: Peter Clayton A
Publisher: Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Sets each of the seven wonders in their historical context, bringing together materials from ancient sources and the results of modern excavations to suggest why particular places and objects have been seen as the touchstone for human achievement.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Clayton A, Peter.
Seven Wonders of the Ancient World.
Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, ©2013
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Clayton A
ISBN: 9781136748103 1136748105
OCLC Number: 864414161
Description: 1 online resource (192 pages)
Contents: Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; ABOUT THE AUTHORS AND CONTRIBUTORS; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; INTRODUCTION: THE SEVEN WONDERS; 1 THE GREAT PYRAMID OF GIZA; 2THE HANGING GARDENS OF BABYLON; 3THE STATUE OF ZEUS AT OLYMPIA; 4THE TEMPLE OF ARTEMIS AT EPHESOS; 5THE MAUSOLEUM AT HALICARNASSUS; 6THE COLOSSUS OF RHODES; 7THE PHAROS AT ALEXANDRIA; EPILOGUE: SOME FORGOTTEN WONDERS; APPENDIX; SELECT BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX.

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