This is the ruins of the great library of Alexandria, Egypt one of the largest libraries of the ancient world.

Remains of the ancient library at Alexandria, lost in a fire with its books. Originally built between the years of 331 and Absolutely love history and the ancient world

The Bibliotheca Alexandrina is the revival of the ancient Royal Library of Alexandria, which was the largest and most influential library in the Greek world. It was built by Alexander the Great some 2,300 years ago.

The Heretic Queen; Thebes The Bibliotheca Alexandrina is the revival of the ancient Royal Library of Alexandria, which was the largest and most influential library in the Greek world. It was built by Alexander the Great some years ago.

The Lighthouse of Alexandria was the most recently built Wonder, having been built in 280 BCE by Sostratus of Cnidus on the island of Pharos. Description from pinterest.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

Hypatia and Ancient Alexandria: Together they fall

One of the seven wonders of the ancient world, the Lighthouse of Alexandria was one of the premier examples of Hellenistic architecture and power.

Alexandria #Egypt.                                   حبيبتي  إسكندرية وروحي مصر ام الدنيا

Alexandria #Egypt. حبيبتي إسكندرية وروحي مصر ام الدنيا

Temple Of Queen Hatshepsut, Near The Valley Of The Kings In Egypt

Temple Of Queen Hatshepsut, Near The Valley Of The Kings In Egypt CHECK IT OFF Let's hear it for the rights of women to be pharaoh!

Skyline photo for Stanley bridge , Alexandria -Egypt

An Aerial View Of Alexandria, Egypt

"The mathematician and philosopher Hypatia of Alexandria was the daughter of the mathematician Theon Alexandricus (ca. 335/350–415) the last librarian of the Library of Alexandria. Around AD 400, she became head of the Platonist school at Alexandria. She taught philosophy and astronomy. The pupils included pagans, Christians, and foreigners. Murdered by a Christian mob after being accused of witchcraft and godlessness and of causing religious turmoil."

Hypatia, Ancient Alexandria’s Great Female Scholar

"The mathematician and philosopher Hypatia of Alexandria was the daughter of the mathematician Theon Alexandricus (ca. [the] last librarian of the Library of Alexandria. Around AD she became head of the Platonist school at Alexandria.

Sophianopoulo The oldest coffee shop downtown Alexandria of 102 years

Sophianopoulo The oldest coffee shop downtown Alexandria of 102 years

Cleopatra's Palace sunken underwater, Alexandria, Egypt..incredibly these treasures are largely in tact after the earthquake that sunk them! #treasuredtravel

Hoax: Shared as “Cleopatra’s Underwater Palace, Egypt”, this photo has in fact been taken at the Neptune Memorial Reef, in Florida, United States. This underwater mausoleum opened in some 2037 years after the end of Cleopatra’s reign.

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