The Mausoleum of Halicarnassus

Mercer, Cathy
September 1995
History Today;Sep95, Vol. 45 Issue 9, p62
Describes the Mausoleum of Halicarnassus, one of the five Wonders created by Greek artists. Adaptation of styles to foreign tastes; Survival of the mausoleum's fragments; Studies of the mausoleum's foundation; Illustration of eccentric aspects of baroque and neo-classical architecture; Replica of the mausoleum atop the Saint George's Church.


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