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Unformatted text preview: ographies: Society & Culture Cultural Landscapes Social/Cultural Geography V: Cultural & Symbolic Landscapes – Oct. 22, 2013 Human Geographies: Society & Culture Cultural Landscapes: 7 Wonders (Ancient) • • • • Greek scholar (Herodotus) ~2500 years ago – “things to see before you die” Spatially concentrated (center of western society, Mediterranean region, middle east) >2000 years ago – Only one remains Heemskerk (16th C) – came upon these records Social/Cultural Geography V: Cultural & Symbolic Landscapes – Oct. 22, 2013 Human Geographies: Society & Culture Cultural Landscapes: 7 Wonders Colossus of Rhodes (Greece) Statue of Greek God Helios >100 ft Temple of Artemis (Turkey) Lighthouse of Alexandria (Egypt) Statue of Zeus at Olympia (Greece) Hanging Gardens of Babylon (Iraq) Mausoleum at Halicarnassus (Turkey) Social/Cultural Geography V: Cultural & Symbolic Landscapes – Oct. 22, 2013 Pyramids of Giza (Egypt) Human Geographies:...
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This note was uploaded on 01/26/2014 for the course GEOG 1HA3 taught by Professor Peace during the Fall '08 term at McMaster University.

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