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The Seventy Wonders of the Modern World

1500 Years of Extraordinary Feats of Engineering and Construction

by Neil Parkyn

  • 244 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Thames & Hudson .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architectural structure & design,
  • Structural engineering,
  • Modern period, c 1500 onwards,
  • History Of Architecture,
  • Architecture,
  • History - General,
  • Civil engineering,
  • Building,
  • Engineering,
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7654620M
    ISBN 100500510474
    ISBN 109780500510476

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    The Seven Wonders of the World or the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World is a list of remarkable constructions of classical antiquity given by various authors in guidebooks or poems popular among ancient Hellenic tourists. Although the list, in its current form, did not stabilise until the Renaissance, the first such lists of seven wonders date from the 2nd-1st century BC. May 22,  · Taj Mahal, India is one of the seven wonders of the modern world This acre mausoleum complex made of marble is located in the town of Agra and is believed to be the most famous Indian landmark. It is not just a beautiful architectural construction – it is a building, each stone of which is permeated with love/5(4).

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