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 When was the colossus of rhodes built?

Answer The Colossus of Rhodes was built over a 12-year period, spanning from 304 to 292 BC. It was damaged by an earthquake in 226 BC and further disassembled in 654 AD, and no remains have since been dis... Read More »
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What was the Colossus of Rhodes built in honor of?

In 305 B.C., Demetrios Poliorketes, the successor to Alexander the Great, laid siege to the Greek island of Rhodes. This siege failed, and the people of Rhodes celebrated their victory by building ... Read More »
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How big is the Colossus of Rhodes?

The Colossus of Rhodes was about 110 feet tall. The statue of the Greek god Helios was built in 292 BC and destroyed in an earthquake in 226 BC. It is considered one of the Seven Wonders of the W... Read More »
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Where is the Colossus of Rhodes?

The Colossus of Rhodes was built about 280 BC on the Greek island of Rhodes. It was destroyed 55 years later. The statute honored Helios, the mythological Greek god of the sun.Source:1Up Travel: Co... Read More »
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Who wrote the inscription on the Colossus of Rhodes?

The Colossus of Rhodes is one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, and we know less about it than any of the others. Scholars have to guess at many details such as its location and appearance... Read More »
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