The Seven Wonders of the Ancient World

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Peter A. Clayton, Martin Price
Routledge, 1988 - History - 178 pages
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Sets each of the seven wonders in their historical context, bringing together materials from ancient sources and the results of modern excavations to suggest why particular places and objects have been seen as the touchstone for human achievement.

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I've always been fascinated by the Seven Wonders & this little book gives you a great deal of information about each one. Great reconstructions (since all but one are gone) so you can envision what ... Read full review

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About the author (1988)

Peter A. Clayton is an archaeologist who has excavated sites in Egypt and England. He edits "Minerva: The International Review of Ancient Art and Archaeology.

Price was Deputy Keeper of the Department of Coins and Medals in the British Museum and, at the time of his early death, he was Director of the British School of Archaeology in Athens.

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