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.
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 ...
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 seven wonders of the ancient world : The Colossus of Rhodes.
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 ...
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 ...
Welcome to the website of the Colossus of Rhodes, the symbol of the island of
Rhodes and one of the ancient Seven Wonders of the World. Many visitors to the
Dec 25, 2015 ... The new Colossus of Rhodes statue will stand at a massive 500ft tall - five times
higher than the original - and will act as a lighthouse that can ...
Oct 30, 2015 ... Before being destroyed by earthquake, Colossus of Rhodes was one of the
tallest statues in the ancient world. Scientists have revealed plans ...