The Colossus of Rhodes /roʊdz was a statue of the Greek titan-god of the sun
Helios, erected in the city of Rhodes, on the Greek island of the same name, ...
Historians believe the Colossus of Rhodes stood at the harbor entrance of ... Like
the Statue of Liberty, this colossus was also built as a celebration of freedom.
The seven wonders of the ancient world : The Colossus of Rhodes.
Jan 7, 2016 ... A collective of European architects has proposed to build a 21st-century version
of the Colossus of Rhodes, the ancient Greek statue erected ...
Aug 15, 2011 ... The Colossus of Rhodes was one of the seven wonders of the ancient world. At
over 100 feet tall, it stood far higher than any other statue of its ...
The Colossus of Rhodes, a wonder of the ancient world - Rhodes Rhodos Rodos
Jun 18, 2015 ... The Colossus of Rhodes was one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World,
and the most ambitious and tallest statue of the Hellenistic ...
Jan 18, 2012 ... The Colossus of Rhodes was an enormous statue depicting the city's patron god,
Helios (the god of the sun), and stood in Mandraki Harbour.
The Colossus of Rhodes was a giant statue of the god Helios, erected on the
Greek island of Rhodes by Chares of Lindos between 292 BC and 280 BC.
There are many wonders of the ancient world, but few were as impressive as the
great Colossus of Rhodes. Let's check out some fun facts of this long forgotten.