The Great Pyramid : The Seven Wonders Of The Ancient World

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Did you know that there are seven wonders of Ancient Egypt? The seven wonders include, The great pyramid at Giza in Egypt, The hanging Gardens of Babylon, The statue of Zeus at Olympia in Greece, The temple of Artemis at Ephesus, The Mausoleum at Halicarnassus, The colossus of Rhodes, And The lighthouse at Alexandria in Egypt.
The great pyramid of Giza, The great pyramid of Giza is also known as the pyramid of Khufu or the pyramid of Cheops. It is the oldest and largest of the three pyramids in the Giza pyramid complex bordering what is now El Giza, Egypt. It is the oldest of the seven wonders of the ancient world, and the only one to remain largely intact. There are three known chambers inside the Great Pyramid. The lowest chamber is cut into the bedrock upon which the pyramid was built and was unfinished. The so-called Queen's Chamber and King's Chamber are higher up within the pyramid structure. The main part of the Giza complex is a setting of buildings that included two mortuary temples in honor of Khufu (one close to the pyramid and one near the Nile), three smaller pyramids for Khufu's wives, an even smaller "satellite" pyramid, a raised causeway connecting the two temples, and small mastaba tombs surrounding the pyramid for nobles. The hanging gardens of Babylon, the most popular theory is that the hanging gardens was built by the king Nebuchadnezzar to make his wife happy. She was home sick for the plants and gardens of her home land. King

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