Saturday, May 10, 2014

Ancient Seven Wonders of the World Fact Twenty Two

The people of Rhodes had a budget of 300 talents after the sale of all the abandoned equipment left by the forces of Demetrius. One talent was equal to about 928 ounces or 26,308 grams of silver. The modern value would be over $5 million U.S.

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