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Author talk: Bettany Hughes , the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World

Friday 19th January 2024
18:30 at Waterstones, Canterbury - Rose Lane

Author talk: Bettany Hughes , the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World

Their names still echo down the ages: The Great Pyramid at Giza. The Hanging Gardens of Babylon. The Temple of Artemis. The statue of Zeus at Olympia. The mausoleum of Halikarnassos. The Colossus at Rhodes. The Lighthouse of Alexandria. The Seven Wonders of the World were staggeringly audacious impositions on our planet. They were also brilliant adventures of the mind, test cases for the reaches of human imagination. Now only the great pyramid remains fully standing, yet the scale and majesty of these seven wonders still enthral us today.

In a thrilling, colourful narrative enriched with the latest archaeological discoveries, bestselling historian Bettany Hughes walks through the landscapes of both ancient and modern time. 

Further details: 01227 452354

Canterbury - Rose Lane Waterstones, Canterbury - Rose Lane
Friday 19th January 2024
18:30

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