Take the Colossus of Rhodes
, for instance, that's worth something.
And presently the Oracle stepped out with his eternal spy-glass and squared himself on the deck like another Colossus of Rhodes
. It was a surprise to see him abroad at such an hour.
A The Hanging Gardens of Babylon B The Lighthouse of Alexandria C The Colossus of Rhodes
D The Pyramids of Egypt 3.
A The Lighthouse at Alexandria B The Colossus of Rhodes
C The Pyramids at Giza D The Gardens of Babylon 14.
One more fiendish cross-court backhand and all comers would have been swept aside, making me the new Colossus of Rhodes
The Hanging Gardens of Babylon and the Colossus of Rhodes
, two of the world's seven ancient wonders, went long ago because someone objected to them.
A The Parthenon B The Colossus of Rhodes
C The Pyramid of Cheops D The Hanging Gardens of Babylon QUESTION 10 - for 10 points: Jessica Chastain was nominated for a Best Actress Academy Award in 2012 for her performance in which film?
The group is currently looking at the great Ancient seven wonders: the Pyramids, Hanging Gardens of Babylon, The Colossus of Rhodes
, Temple of Artemis, Statue of Zeus, Mausoleum of Halicarnassus and Pharos of Alexandria.
Our sightseeing tour took us by the deer and stag statues of the Mandraki Harbour, which are thought by some to mark where the 150ft Colossus of Rhodes
statue - one of the Seven Wonders of the World - once stood.
The only thing that he wished to see before his death was better relations between India and Pakistan." "He was such an enormous character, like the Colossus of Rhodes
, he really was above both India and Pakistan," 72- year- old Aijazuddin said.
While experts on ancient history might wonder how the Hanging Gardens of Babylon, the Great Pyramid of Giza and the Colossus of Rhodes
can be compared to the, frankly, unlovely circular venue in Gateshead town centre which was demolished a few years back, Bobby has a quick businessman's reply.
It no longer stands; nor do two of the Seven Wonders of the World renowned for their height, the Colossus of Rhodes
and the Lighthouse of Alexandria.