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The seven wonders of the ancient world

Author: Peter A Clayton; Martin Price
Publisher: New York : Dorset Press, 1989. ©1988
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Reconstructs from ancient sources the Seven Wonders of the ancient World: the Great Pyramid of Egypt; the Hanging Gardens of Babylon, the Statue of Zeus at Olympia, the Temple of Artemis of Ephesus, the Mausoleum of Halicarnassus, The Colossus of Rhodes, and the Lighthouse of Alexandria.
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Clayton, Peter A.
Seven wonders of the ancient world.
New York : Dorset Press, 1989, ©1988
(OCoLC)760994896
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter A Clayton; Martin Price
ISBN: 0880293934 9780880293938
OCLC Number: 20371493
Notes: Originally published in 1988 by Routledge (England).
Description: xv, 176 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: The great pyramid of Giza / Peter A. Clayton --
The hanging gardens of Babylon / Irving L. 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 --
Some forgotten wonders.
Responsibility: Peter A. Clayton and Martin J. Price.

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Reconstructs from ancient sources the Seven Wonders of the ancient World: the Great Pyramid of Egypt; the Hanging Gardens of Babylon, the Statue of Zeus at Olympia, the Temple of Artemis of Ephesus, the Mausoleum of Halicarnassus, The Colossus of Rhodes, and the Lighthouse of Alexandria.

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