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The seven wonders : a novel of the ancient world / Steven Saylor.

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  • ISBN: 9780312359843 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 0312359845 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 321 p. : map ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Minotaur Books, c2012.

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General Note: "Some chapters of this novel, in slightly different form, were first published as short stories"--T.p. verso.
Formatted Contents Note: Prelude in Rome: the dead man who wasn't -- Something to do with Diana (the Temple of Artemis at Ephesus) -- The widows of Halicanassus (the Mausoleum) -- O tempora! o mores! Olympiad! (the Statue of Zeus at Olympia) -- Interlude at Corinth: the witch's curse -- The monumental Gaul (the Colossus of Rhodes) -- Styx and stones (the Walls and the Hanging Gardens of Babylon) -- The return of the mummy (the Great Pyramid of Egypt) -- They do it with mirrors (the Pharos Lighthouse) -- Epilogue in Alexandria: the eighth wonder -- Author's note: in search of the Seven Wonders.
Summary, etc.: Eighteen-year-old Gordianus embarks on a quest in politically restless 92 B.C. to see the world's Seven Wonders, accompanied by a celebrated poet who fakes his own death to travel under an assumed identity.
Subject: Gordianus the Finder (Fictitious character) > Fiction.
Rome > History > Republic, 265-30 B.C. > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.
Mystery fiction.

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