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The website 'Wonders of the World' is a compilation of books on World Heritage themes. The author has not carried out studies on the subjects covered, he has only made a synthesis of the works which are in the following list.


Christ the Redeemer

Books, studies

Here is the list of books used to create this website. They are documentary sources, the site is only a compilation of information from these works. He never takes up whole passages of his works which are under copyright.

"Corcovado, the Conquest of God's Mountain", by Jorge Scévola de Semenovitch (Editora Lutécia, 2008)

"Paul Landowski : l'oeuvre sculpté", by Michèle Lefrançois (Editions Creaphis éditions, 2009)

"Paul Landowski: la pierre d'éternité", by Paul Maximilien Landowski (Somogy éditions d'art, 2004)

"Cristo Redentor do Corcovado", by Maria Augusta Machado (Arquivo Público do Estado de Rio de Janeiro, 1997)

"Esculturas Colosales", Wikipedia (Edition GeneralBook LLC, 2011)

"The Corcovado and the railroad from Cosme Velho to Painerias and to the top of the Corcovado" (Editions Typ. perseverança, 1887)

"La modernité du Christ Rédempteur", by Emerson Giumelli (ISSN 0011-5258 en ligne)


Travel Guides:

Various guides : Lonely planet, Guide du routard, Geovoyage, etc.


Magazines

Magazines "Voyager", "Geo", "National geographic". Various books specialized in decoration architecture throughout the world.


Photos

The photographs of which no original mention is made are all free of right. They come from the following websites:

Pixabay.com

FlickR.com (Only those licensed CC0 or totally free of rights)

commons.wikimedia.org (Only those licensed CC0)


Specific photos:

http://www.paul-landowski.com/

http://www.gentside.com

https://riotheguide.com/

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Websites

The websites are not a privileged documentary source for the realization of 'Wonders of the World', but some of them have been used in its conception:

http://www.tremdocorcovado.rio/

https://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christ_R%C3%A9dempteur

http://www.paul-landowski.com/

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/special/2014/newsspec_7141/index.html

http://www.softschools.com/facts/wonders_of_the_world/christ_the_redeemer_facts/76/

http://www.quandpartir.com


Forbidden city

Books, studies

Here is the list of books used to create this website. They are documentary sources, the site is only a compilation of information from these works. He never takes up whole passages of his works which are under copyright.

"Mémoires d'un eunuque dans la Cité interdite", by Dan Shi (1991, Picquier poche)

"Intro to the Forbidden City", by Roy Bates (1999, Royba@public.fhnet.cn.net)

"The Forbidden City", by Geremie R. Barmé (2008, Editions Harvard University Press)

"La Cité interdite: le dedans dévoilé", by Charles Chauderlot, Cyrille Javary (2006, Editions du Rouergue)

"The Forbidden City", by Roderick MacFarquhar (1972, Newsweek, inc. Book Division)

"La cité interdite. Vie publique et privée des empereurs de Chine, 1644-1911", Exposition au Grand Palais (1997, Encyclopaedia universalis)

"A jesuit in the Forbidden city", by R. PO-Chia Hsia (2010, Oxford University Press)

"Discoveries", by Dominique Morel, Giles Beguin (1997, Harry N. Abrams)

"Trésors de la Cité interdite: art de vivre des empereurs de Chine", by Chinagora (1992, Edition R. Marie-Ange)

Divers ouvrages de vulgarisation à l'attention des jeunes ou sur le patrimoine mondial.


Travel Guides:

Various guides : Lonely planet, Guide du routard, Geovoyage, etc.


Magazines

Magazines "Voyager", "Geo", "National geographic". Various books specialized in decoration architecture throughout the world.


Photos

The photographs of which no original mention is made are all free of right. They come from the following websites:

Pixabay.com

FlickR.com (Only those licensed CC0 or totally free of rights)

commons.wikimedia.org (Only those licensed CC0)

If a photo on the site is copyrighted and you do not think I have permission to reproduce it, please contact me so that I can make the necessary arrangements: Contact me.


Websites

The websites are not a privileged documentary source for the realization of 'Wonders of the World', but some of them have been used in its conception:

http://www.tripchinaguide.com/photo-p688-5928-gate-of-heavenly-purity-qianqing-men.html

http://en.dpm.org.cn/collections/architecture/

https://www.beijingtrip.com/attractions/forbidden/palaces.htm

http://www.chine-informations.com/guide/plan-de-la-cite-interdite_4495.html

http://www.kinabaloo.com/fce2.html

http://www.tripchinaguide.com/photo-p688-5918-rear-right-gate-houyou-men.html

http://picssr.com/tags/imnperial/interesting/page2

http://www.chinaheritagequarterly.org/features.php

http://www.drben.net/ChinaReport/Beijing/Landmarks-Hotspots/DongCheng/Gugong-Palace_Museum/Beijing-Landmarks-Hotspots-Menu_Forbidden_City_Palace_Museum.html


Colosseum

Books, studies

Here is the list of books used to create this website. They are documentary sources, the site is only a compilation of information from these works. He never takes up whole passages of his works which are under copyright.

"The Colosseum" de Keith Hopkins (2005, Profile books Ltd)

"Il Colosseo - L'anfiteatro Flavio nella tecnica edilizia, nella storia delle strutture, nel concetto esecutivo dei lavori" (1971, Editions Fratelli Palombi)

"Colosseum and roman forum", guide de visite (2016, eBook guide)

"Efficienza produttiva e qualità costruttiva. Problematiche tecnologiche, strutturali e di cantiere : l’esempio del Colosseo", par Giovanni Manieri Elia (Etude)

"Le Colisée" de Giuseppe Cozzo (1971, Editions Fratelli Palombie)

"Colosseum: Rome's Arena of Death : Study Guide" de Robert Lewis (2004, ATOM)

"Colosseum: Rome's Arena of Death" de Peter Connoly (2013, BBC Book)

"The Roman Amphitheatre: From Its Origins to the Colosseum" de Katherine E. Welch (2007, Cambridge University Press)

"The Roman Colosseum: A Brief History" de Lynne Wirtz (2011, BiblioBazaar)

"Histoire de Rome: de Romulus à Justinien, 753 av JC-552 ap JC" de Jordanes (2002, Editions Paleo)

"Histoire de la Rome antique" de Yann Le Bohec (2002, Editions Que sais-je ?)


Travel Guides:

Various guides : Lonely planet, Guide du routard, Geovoyage, etc.


Magazines

Magazines "Voyager", "Geo", "National geographic". Various books specialized in decoration architecture throughout the world.


Photos

The photographs of which no original mention is made are all free of right. They come from the following websites:

Pixabay.com

FlickR.com (Only those licensed CC0 or totally free of rights)

commons.wikimedia.org (Only those licensed CC0)

If a photo on the site is copyrighted and you do not think I have permission to reproduce it, please contact me so that I can make the necessary arrangements: Contact me.


Websites

The websites are not a privileged documentary source for the realization of 'Wonders of the World', but some of them have been used in its conception:

http://www.coopculture.it/en/the-colosseum.cfm

http://www.maquetland.com/article-1928-rome-amphitheatre-flavien

http://www.the-colosseum.net

http://www.history.com/topics/ancient-history/colosseum

http://www.rome-passion.com/


Pyramids of Egypt

Books, studies

Here is the list of books used to create this website. They are documentary sources, the site is only a compilation of information from these works. He never takes up whole passages of his works which are under copyright.

"The Pyramids and Temples of Gizeh", par W. M Flinders Petrie (Histories and Mysteries of Man Ltd, 1990)

"The Great Pyramid" par Charles Piazzi Smyth (Bell Publishing, 1978)

Pyramid Odyssey" par William R. Fix (Mayflower books, 1978)

Pyramides de Gizeh (National Geographic, collection Archéologie, 2018)

Egypte (Larousse, collection "Monde et voyages", 1987)

Les 7 merveilles du monde, par JC Golvin et A. Coutin (France Loisirs, 2001)


Travel Guides:

Various guides : Lonely planet, Guide du routard, Geovoyage, etc.


Magazines

Egypte ancienne, Hors-série N°7 : Tout savoir sur les pyramides

Magazines "Voyager", "Geo", "National geographic". Various books specialized in decoration architecture throughout the world.


Photos

The photographs of which no original mention is made are all free of right. They come from the following websites:

Pixabay.com

FlickR.com (Only those licensed under CC0 or totally free of rights)

commons.wikimedia.org (Only those licensed under CC0)

If a photo on the site is copyrighted and you do not think I have permission to reproduce it, please contact me so that I can make the necessary arrangements: Contact me.


Websites

The websites are not a privileged documentary source for the realization of 'Wonders of the World', but some of them have been used in its conception:

http://www.ancient-wisdom.com

http://www.passion-egyptienne.fr

http://www.antikforever.com


Seven wonders of the world



Books, studies

Here is the list of books used to create this website. They are documentary sources, the site is only a compilation of information from these works. He never takes up whole passages of his works which are under copyright.

"Le monde des sept merveilles", by Jean-Claude Golvin et André Coutin (2000, éditions France Loisirs)

"Les merveilles du monde antique", by Jean Massicot (2011, Editions de l'Argens)

"Seven Wonders Ancient World", by Peter A. Clayton et Martin J. Price (1988, Editions Routledge)

"Precis de l'histoire de l'art", by Charles Bayet (1988, Colelction XIX)


"Le secret de la construction de la pyramide de Kheops: De l'échelle des hommes à l'échelle des dieux" by Louis Albertelli (1993, Editions du Rocher)

"Nos ancêtres les pharaons...: L'histoire pharaonique et copte dans les manuels scolaires égyptiens", by Gérard Coudougnan (1988, CEDEJ)

"The Great Pyramid of Giza: History and Speculation", by James Bonwick (2012, Dover publications Inc, New-York)

"Master Plan of the Pyramid of Cheops: Meaning, shape and size better understood", by Hans-Joachim Trumpp (2014)

"The Art and Architecture of Ancient Egypt" by William Stevenson Smith et William Kelly Simpson (2012, Yale University Press)


"The Mystery of the Hanging Garden of Babylon: An Elusive World Wonder Traced", by Stephanie Dalley (2013, Oxford University Press)

"Hanging Gardens of Babylon", by Dariush Dastjerdi (2014, Lulu Press)


"Statue of Zeus at Olympia", by Alaa K. Ashmawy

"The Statue of Zeus at Olympia: New Approaches", by Janette McWilliam (2011, Cambridge sholars Publication)


"Architecture: The Temple of Artemis", by Howard Crosby Butler (1925, Editions Brill)

"The Temple of Artemis at Ephesos" by Bluma L. Trell (1979, University Microfilms)

"Greek Architecture and Its Sculpture" by Ian Jenkins (2006, Harvard University Press)

"Hellenistic Architectural Sculpture: Figural Motifs in Western Anatolia and the Aegean Islands" by Pamela A. Webb (1996, University of Wisconsin Press)


"Le Mausolée d'Halicarnasse et le trophée d'Auguste, by M. Marcel Dieulafoy, ..." par Marcel Dieulafoy (1911, Imprimerie nationale)

"Les Sanctuaires du monde" by Matthieu Grimpret (Editions Robert Laffont)


"Le colosse de Rhodes" by Berthe-Corinne Le Barillier (1909, Société d'éditions littéraires et artistiques)


"Le phare d'Alexandrie: la merveille retrouvée" by Jean-Yves Empereur (2004, Editions Gallimard)

"A Lighthouse for Alexandria: Pharos, Ancient Wonder of the World" by Thomas C. Clarie (200,8, Black channel Press)

"The Lighthouse of Alexandria" by John Ray (Profile Books Limited)

"Alexandrie redécouverte" by Jean-Yves Empereur (1998, Stock editions)


Travel Guides:

Various guides : Lonely planet, Guide du routard, Geovoyage, etc.


Magazines

Magazines "Voyager", "Geo", "National geographic". Various books specialized in decoration architecture throughout the world.


Photos

The photographs of which no original mention is made are all free of right. They come from the following websites:

Pixabay.com

FlickR.com (Only those licensed CC0 or totally free of rights)

commons.wikimedia.org (Only those licensed CC0)

If a photo on the site is copyrighted and you do not think I have permission to reproduce it, please contact me so that I can make the necessary arrangements: Contact me.


Websites

The websites are not a privileged documentary source for the realization of 'Wonders of the World', but some of them have been used in its conception:

http://www.cndp.fr/

http://www.seven-wonders-world.com/


http://www.touregypt.net/cheops.htm

https://en.wikiarquitectura.com/building/great-pyramid-of-cheops/

http://www.nationalgeographic.com/pyramids/khufu.html

https://www.sciencesetavenir.fr/archeo-paleo/archeologie/egypte-la-grande-pyramide-de-kheops_393


http://www.histoire-fr.net/


http://www.ephesus.us/ephesus/templeofartemis.htm

http://www.unmuseum.org/ephesus.htm

http://www.ancient.eu/article/128/

https://www.britannica.com/topic/Temple-of-Artemis-temple-Ephesus-Turkey


https://www.universalis.fr/encyclopedie/mausolee-d-halicarnasse/

http://comprendre.over-blog.fr/article-30919154.html


http://www.unmuseum.org/colrhode.htm

http://www.ancient-origins.net/ancient-places-europe/colossus-rhodes-ancient-greek-mega-statue-003249

http://www.ancient.eu/article/125/

http://amazeingart.com/seven-wonders/colossus.html


http://www.l-egypte.com/phare-alexandrie.html

https://lepharedalexandrie.wordpress.com/

https://www.universalis.fr/encyclopedie/phare-d-alexandrie/

http://www.math93.com/index.php/histoire-des-maths/alexandrie/19-histoire-des-mathematiques/153-le-phare-d-alexandrie

"http://www.touregypt.net/featurestories/pharoslighthouse.htm"

http://www.nil-egypte.net/phare-alexandrie.html


Statue of Liberty

Books, studies

Here is the list of books used to create this website. They are documentary sources, the site is only a compilation of information from these works. He never takes up whole passages of his works which are under copyright.

"Ellis Island: Welcome to America", by Marcus Figorito (Rosen publishing group Inc, 2006)

"La statue de la Liberté: Histoire d'une icône franco-américaine" by Edward Berenson (Editions Armand Colin, 2012)

"L'immigration européenne aux Etats-Unis: 1880-1910" by Jean Cazemajou (Presse universitaire de Bordeaux, 1986)


Travel Guides:

Various guides : Lonely planet, Guide du routard, Geovoyage, etc.


Magazines

Magazines "Voyager", "Geo", "National geographic". Various books specialized in decoration architecture throughout the world.

"Le génie civil" N° 19, Tome III (1er août 1883)


Photos

The photographs of which no original mention is made are all free of right. They come from the following websites:

Pixabay.com

FlickR.com (Only those licensed CC0 or totally free of rights)

commons.wikimedia.org (Only those licensed CC0)

If a photo on the site is copyrighted and you do not think I have permission to reproduce it, please contact me so that I can make the necessary arrangements: Contact me.


Websites

The websites are not a privileged documentary source for the realization of 'Wonders of the World', but some of them have been used in its conception:

http://whc.unesco.org/fr/list/307/

https://www.nps.gov/stli/index.htm

https://www.libertyellisfoundation.org/statue-history

https://www.statuecruises.com/fr/

http://www.history.com/topics/ellis-island

https://www.newyorkcity.fr/statue-de-la-liberte-new-york/


Taj Mahal

Books, studies

Here is the list of books used to create this website. They are documentary sources, the site is only a compilation of information from these works. He never takes up whole passages of his works which are under copyright.

"Taj Mahal, Agra et Fatehpur Sikri", par Dr Rajaram Panda (Mittal publishing, 2004)

"Les palais indiens", de George Michell et Antonio Martinelli (Editions Thames Á Hudson)

"On the symmetry of the central dome of the Taj Mahal", de Dilip R. Ahuja et M. B. Rajani (Article)

"Taj Mahal: architecture, symbolism and urban significance", de Ebba Koch (In Muqarnas, 2005)

"The myth of the Taj Mahal and a new theory of its symbolic menaning", de Wayne E. Begley

"History of Shahjahan of Dilhi", de Saksena (Allahabad, 1962)

"The Taj Mahal" de D. Caroll (New-York, 1972)

"Le Tadj Mahal d’Agra", de Muhammad Abdulla Chaghtai (Bruxelles, 1938)

"The question of the Taj Mahal", de P.S. Bhat et A.L. Athawale (Itihas Patrika, volume 5 - 1985)

"Repairs to the Taj Mahal", de M.S. Vats (1945)

"The architecture of India" de Satish Grover (Vikas publishing house Pvt.)


Travel Guides:

Various guides : Lonely planet, Guide du routard, Geovoyage, etc.


Magazines

Magazines "Voyager", "Geo", "National geographic". Various books specialized in decoration architecture throughout the world.


Photos

The photographs of which no original mention is made are all free of right. They come from the following websites:

Pixabay.com

FlickR.com (Only those licensed CC0 or totally free of rights)

commons.wikimedia.org (Only those licensed CC0)

If a photo on the site is copyrighted and you do not think I have permission to reproduce it, please contact me so that I can make the necessary arrangements: Contact me.


Websites

The websites are not a privileged documentary source for the realization of 'Wonders of the World', but some of them have been used in its conception:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Origins_and_architecture_of_the_Taj_Mahal

http://architectboy.com/construction-of-taj-mahal/

http://thetajmahal.co.in/art-and-architecture/calligraphy/


Tower of London

Books, studies

Here is the list of books used to create this website. They are documentary sources, the site is only a compilation of information from these works. He never takes up whole passages of his works which are under copyright.

"The tower of London", par Anderson Caldwell (New world city, 2017)

"Book of the Tower of London" par Geoffrey Parnell (Editions Batsford, 1993)

"La tour de Londres" par Susan Saunders et Lorna Tomei (Editions Heritage, 1989)

"Guide à la Tour de Londres", par I. Hewitt (1862)

"La Monarchie féodale en France et en Angleterre" par Charles Petit-Dutaillis (Editions Albin Michel, 2014))

"The Tower of London: The Official Illustrated History" par Edward Impey et Geoffrey Parnell (Merrell, 2000)

"Guide de la Tour de Londres" par John Hewitt (1870)

"The Tower of London Moat: Archaeological Excavations" par Graham Keevill (Oxford Archaeological Unit for English Heritage, 2004)

"The reign of Henry III" par D. Carpenter (The Hambledon Press, 1996)


Travel Guides:

Various guides : Lonely planet, Guide du routard, Geovoyage, etc.


Magazines

Magazines "Voyager", "Geo", "National geographic". Various books specialized in decoration architecture throughout the world.


Photos

The photographs of which no original mention is made are all free of right. They come from the following websites:

If a photo on the site is copyrighted and you do not think I have permission to reproduce it, please contact me so that I can make the necessary arrangements: Contact me.


Websites

The websites are not a privileged documentary source for the realization of 'Wonders of the World', but some of them have been used in its conception:

https://www.hrp.org.uk/tower-of-london/

https://www.londres.fr/tour-de-londres

http://whc.unesco.org/fr/list/488/

https://vicedi.com/tour-de-londres/

https://angleterre.org.uk/civi/monarchie.htm

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/destinations/europe/united-kingdom/england/london/articles/tower-of-london-visitor-guide-prices-tickets-advice/

https://www.jweel.com/fr/blog/p/2014/les-joyaux-de-la-couronne-britannique/


Eiffel tower

Books, studies

Here is the list of books used to create this website. They are documentary sources, the site is only a compilation of information from these works. He never takes up whole passages of his works which are under copyright.

"Le Panthéon scientifique de la tour Eiffel", by Georges Barral (1892, Albert Savine éditions)

"La tour Eiffel sauvée de la ferraille par la radio" by Michel Lecomte (2013)

"La tour Eiffel entre refus et fascination. 1889-1950", by Marie-Françoise Leudet

"Eiffel Tower" by Nate LeBoutillier (Creative education, 2013)

"The Eiffel Tower" by Gaston Tissandier et Christopher D'james (CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2012)

"La tour de 300m", by Gustave Eiffel (1900)

"Guide officiel de la Tour Eiffel" (1893)

"Travaux scientifiques exécutés à la tour de 300m de 1889 à 1900", by Gustave Eiffel (1900)

Archives des sociétés Eiffel

"The Eiffel Tower" (Princeton Architectural Press, 2003)

""Paris, fête et lumière", by Jean-Paul Desprat et Winnie Denker (Editions "Image et magie", 2005)


Travel Guides:

Various guides: Lonely planet, Guide du routard, Geovoyage, etc.


Magazines

Magazines "Voyager", "Geo", "National geographic". Various books specialized in decoration architecture throughout the world.


Photos

The photographs of which no original mention is made are all free of right. They come from the following websites:

Pixabay.com

FlickR.com (Only those licensed CC0 or totally free of rights)

commons.wikimedia.org (Only those licensed CC0)

If a photo on the site is copyrighted and you do not think I have permission to reproduce it, please contact me so that I can make the necessary arrangements: Contact me.


Websites

The websites are not a privileged documentary source for the realization of 'Wonders of the World', but some of them have been used in its conception:

www.toureiffel.paris/

www.tour-eiffel.biz/

http://www.history.com/topics/eiffel-tower

http://archipostalecarte.blogspot.fr/2016/01/allo-mr-eiffel-cest-le-corbusier.html


Others


Pictures

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  • Pixabay.com
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  • commons.wikimedia.org (Uniquement celles sous licence CC0)

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Websites

The websites are not a privileged documentary source for the realization of 'Wonders of the World', but some of them have been used in its conception:

http://www.savezvousque.fr/

https://fr.wikipedia.org

http://www.japanvisitor.com

http://megaconstrucciones.net/?construccion=kaga-kannon

http://www.tomroyal.com/blog/2014/05/26/the-dai-kannon-of-ashibetsu/

http://brownbeat.net/2016/12/nishan-traditional-birthplace-confucius/

https://thriftytraveller.wordpress.com/2014/11/01/son-tra-guan-yin-statue-vietnam/

https://islandsidechronicles.wordpress.com/2012/09/01/emei-lake-%E5%B3%A8%E7%9C%89%E6%B9%96-hsinchu-county-2/

https://www.tuxboard.com/statue-en-or-mao-zedong-chine/

https://www.1tourdhorizon.com/2009/06/plus-grande-statue-catholique.html

https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Christ_Tlalnepantla.jpg

https://www.architecture-art-deco.fr/Notre-Dame-du-Sacre-Coeur-de-Miribel.html


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