Originally posted by neo96
maybe they were great and maybe they werent fact remains we will never know.
Originally posted by SLAYER69
Originally posted by syrinx high priest
how about the earthquake that did in the colossus of rhodes ?
Not just Earthquakes but fires and floods etc.
I focused mainly on Human self inflected destruction of our history. This can also include a lost history during and preceding the Ice age melt off and or the flooding of ancient habitable coastlines etc.
Originally posted by Signals
I'd like to add the stones covering the Great Pyramid at Giza being stripped off and used for Cairo building projects is a HUGE travesty HUGE...
Not to mention where is the capstone (if it existed)?
Originally posted by StealthyKat
Just like when the Iraq war started and they looted and destroyed so many ancient artifacts and works of art that can never be replaced. It just made me sick. They call it the "cradle of civilization" for a reason.....and some of that stuff is gone for good.
Originally posted by facelift
reply to post by SLAYER69
The ones you mentioned are definitely on top of the list...
A little closer to our day and age would be the Pillaging of Egypt via Dr. Hawass - the criminal...
In addition, the disappearance of The Book of Threads seems like a monumental loss to many as well...
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