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Colossus of Rhodes

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The Colossus of Rhodes /roʊdz was a statue of the Greek titan-god of the sun Helios, erected ... Upper portions were built with the use of a large earthen ramp. During the building, workers wou...

Colossus of Rhodes Facts - Soft Schools

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The Colossus of Rhodes is a statue that was built on the Greek island of Rhodes between 292 and 280 BC. The statue was a depiction of the Greek Titan Helios ...

The Colossus of Rhodes

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The seven wonders of the ancient world : The Colossus of Rhodes. ... This bronze statue representing Helios, greek sun god, had been built by the sculptor  ...

Colossus of Rhodes, one of the seven wonders of the ancient world ...

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Dec 23, 2015 ... The Colossus of Rhodes dominated the ancient port until it was destroyed by an earthquake more than 2,000 years ago. Now architects plan to ...

The Colossus of Rhodes: Enigmatic Wonder of the Ancient World ...

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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.

Colossus of Rhodes Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com ...

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Get information, facts, and pictures about Colossus of Rhodes at ... by the ancients, it was built in part by Chares of Lindus (Rhodes) between 292 and 280 BC Its ...

Ancient Statue Colossus of Rhodes May Be Built Again | | Observer

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Nov 6, 2015 ... The statue Colossus of Rhodes sat on a podium near the Harbor of Rhodes for 52 years until an earthquake struck in 226 BCE, knocking it ...

New Colossus of Rhodes to be built in Greece - and will be taller ...

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Dec 24, 2015 ... The Colossus of Rhodes - one of the Seven Ancient Wonders Of The World - may be resurrected as part of a bold new £183million plan.

Rhodes Greece - The Colossus of Rhodes (Rhodos) Greece - a ...

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The Colossus of Rhodes, a wonder of the ancient world - Rhodes Rhodos ... To reach the higher parts, an earth ramp was built around the statue and was later ...

Colossus of Rhodes - World History For Kids - By KidsPast.com

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Colossus of Rhodes. Written for the KidsKnowIt Network by: Brandon Guymon. The Colossus of Rhodes has it roots in war. The people of Rhodes built the ...

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The Colossus of Rhodes
The Greek sculptor Chares and his shop worked 12 years to build a giant bronze statue in honor of the sun god Helios. The statue, celebrating the unity of Rhodes' three city-states, is believed to have stood on a promontory overlooking the water…
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The Seven Wonders: The Colossus of Rhodes

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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.

What was the Colossus of Rhodes? - Ask History

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Sep 25, 2015 ... One of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, the Colossus of Rhodes was a massive statue of a male figure built around 280 B.C. and ...

The Colossus of Rhodes: Ancient Greek Mega Statue | Ancient Origins

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Jun 18, 2015 ... The Colossus of Rhodes was one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient ... The last of the seven wonders to be completed, it was a statue built to ...