Before you click, can you name them? By Heather Whipps.
The Seven Wonders of the World or the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World is a list of remarkable constructions of classical antiquity given by various authors.
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Oxford: Oxford University Press. Great Pyramid of Giza. It is one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Ultimately, human hands joined with natural forces to destroy all but one of the wonders. Offers were made to have it rebuilt but the oracle of Delphi made the Rhodians fearful that they had offended Helios, and they declined to rebuild it. The Colossus of Rhodes , the Lighthouse of Alexandria , the Mausoleum at Halicarnassus , the Temple of Artemis and the Statue of Zeus were all destroyed. Download Stitcher free today. The Zeus statue graced the temple at Olympia for more than eight centuries before Christian priests persuaded the Roman emperor to close the temple in the fourth century A. So without further ado, here they are, in no specific order: Colossus of Rhodes Image by wikipedia. Status: destroyed Not only gods had amazing structures built for. Our latest articles delivered to your inbox, once a week:. Legends circulated to further complement the superlatives of the wonders.
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