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Daemon
Posted: Tuesday, July 22, 2014 12:00:00 AM
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The Hanging Gardens of Babylon

The Hanging Gardens were one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. According to legend, Babylonian King Nebuchadnezzar II built the gardens around 600 BCE to soothe his wife, who was homesick for her mountainous homeland. Though extensively documented by ancient historians, no extant Babylonian texts mention the gardens, and there is little physical evidence of their existence. Alternative theories suggest that the gardens were built by the Assyrian king Sennacherib near what modern city? More...
LucOneOff
Posted: Tuesday, July 22, 2014 3:14:15 AM

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The original garden may have been a well-documented one that the Assyrian king Sennacherib (704-681BC) built in his capital city of Nineveh on the River Tigris near the modern city of Mosul.
MechPebbles
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May not even be true?Eh?
Alexander Lo
Posted: Tuesday, July 22, 2014 1:32:16 PM

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It was a ancient myth, nothing but just a talking piece.
Zippy
Posted: Tuesday, July 22, 2014 9:19:51 PM

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Alexander Lo wrote:
It was a ancient myth, nothing but just a talking piece.


What, no reason for your claim?
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