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 Why are the Seven Ancient Wonders of the world called the Seven Ancient Wonders of the world?

Answer The Seven Ancient Wonders of the World identifies the centuries-old list and distinguishes it from newer lists of “seven wonders,” such as the Great Wall of China. Herodotus first wrote of the ... Read More »
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What Are the Seven Man-made Wonders of the World?

The Seven Wonders of the Ancient World was a list first drawn up by the ancient Greeks. This list highlighted what were seen to be the most spectacular man-made structures in the known world. Many ... Read More »
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Who put together the earliest seven wonders of the world?

The earliest version of the Seven Wonders of the World was written by Antipater of Sidon in the early 2nd century BC/BCE. Antipater of Sidon wrote about his travels to the wonders in a poem. His v... Read More »
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Who put together the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World?

A list of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World was first referenced by the Greek historian Herotodus in the fifth century B.C. The complete list was compiled around the second century B.C. Only o... Read More »
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Is Niagara Falls one of the Seven Wonders of the World?

Many "wonders of the world" lists have been compiled over the years. The first such list, the Seven Wonders of the World, is a compilation of ancient man-made structures---the Pyramid of Giza, the ... Read More »
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