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Hadrian's Wall in England has always been a place where communities intersect
The ancient Nabateans cut Petra, their monumental city, from cliffs of rose red stone.
To escape the heat and pressures of the city, the wealthiest Roman families retreated to their country homes.
The god Apollo spoke through his priestess at Delphi, and Greek cities competed for his favor with offerings.
From temples on the east bank of the Nile to the Valley of the Kings, Thebes was a wonder of Egyptian Civilization.
A powerful accumulation of names is inscribed on slabs of reflective stone that cuts into the earth on the Mall.
A lavish Roman house in miniature, explore the innermost sanctum of the emperor Hadrian’s villa.
The domus was more than a residence, it was also a statement of social and political power.
Wright pushed the limits of engineering with poured concrete, and relied on a contractor who build parking garages.
Think you procrastinate? Wright blew this project off for 9 months, then designed his most famous house in 2 hours.
Sullivan believed that “form must ever follow function” and designed this department store with that adage in mind.
This huge white-marble mausoleum is recognized the world over for its splendor, symmetry, and stunning gardens.