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Ruins at Persepolis

Ruins at Persepolis Ancient Places and/or Civilizations Geography Visual Arts World History Archeological Wonders

One of the world's most-treasured archaeological sites is Persepolis, located in today's Iran.

Not only was Persepolis an important place for ancient Persians, it so awed Alexander the Great that he ordered his men to stop destroying its impressive buildings and other structures.

This image depicts remains in Persepolis.


Media Credits

Image online via Iran Chamber.com

 

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