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Colossus of Rhodes - Wikipedia


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, ...

The Seven Wonders: The Colossus of Rhodes


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


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 ...

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


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 ...

There's a Plan To Rebuild 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 ...

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


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. Though it stood for ...

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


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 ...

The Colossus of Rhodes


The seven wonders of the ancient world : The Colossus of Rhodes.

Colossus of Rhodes Facts - SoftSchools


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 ...

Colossus of Rhodes Project 2015


Colossus of Rhodes Project. A european project to rebuild one of the seven wonders of the ancient world. Architects and ingegneers from different countries.

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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