What Inspired the People to Build the Structures Seven Wonders of the Ancient World?

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The great pyramids of Giza in Egypt were built as royal tombs. The hanging gardens of Babylon was built by King Nebuchadrezzar for his lover Amytis. The statue of zeus in Olympia was sculpted by Phidias to commemorate the God. The temple of Artemis at Ephesus was designed by the architect Cretan decorated great artists of the world. The Mausoleum at Halicarnassus in Turkey was constructed by Artemisia's orders for her husband Mausolus. The Colossus of Rhodes was built by the Rhodians for the sun God Helios. The lighthouse of Alexandria was designed by Sostratos to guide the ships of the Nile river.
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Answer The seven wonders of the ancient world were made so people would remember them by it once they were gone
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doing things without a purpose is futile. i think most of the builders whether this modern time or ancient time thought of doing things with a purpose - say they do things because
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The Architects of each of these structures can be learned by research into them. Look for the years in which they were constructed. Then research the histories of those Architects
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People remembering their names after they died.
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