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Should a Greek Island Reconstruct One of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World?

by David De La Torre

Slate asks: Should a Greek Island Reconstruct One of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World?

The Colossus of Rhodes was a monumental bronze statue of Helios, the Greek sun god, constructed in 280 B.C. to celebrate a military victory. The statue was later destroyed in an earthquake in 226 B.C. [more]