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Alexandria and Philo of Byzantium, drew up some of the most well-known lists.
The Seven Wonders of the Ancient World (from left to right, top to bottom): Great
... but tied humankind together in the common pursuit of intellectual excellence
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Aug 1, 2007 ... The earliest extant copy of a list of the 7 Wonders comes from Antipater of ...
Sadly, this is the only one of the seven wonders still in existence.
In the 6th century, a list of seven wonders was compiled by Gregory, Bishop of
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specific reason. ...... The peripteral temple at Ephesus offers the earliest example
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The earliest thing that comes close to being a list of the Seven Wonders is a short
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poets, blended all these tales together to create one of the wonders of the world.
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wonders were .... Unfortunately, the Colossus stood with its legs together; even
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the ancient world and added by Philo in his list of Seven Wonders. ..... Gathering
together to form cities, they pooled their knowledge to advance their technology.
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votes from two-hundred countries, we have a new list of the world's Seven
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