by Jack Le Moine
From the latest happenings in things historical. This article What Happened to the Hanging Gardens of Babylon? was published 11 days ago in Wonders and Marvels. The article’s author is Stephanie Dalley who is an Honorary Research Fellow at Somerville College, Oxford, a Member of Wolfson College, Oxford, and a Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries of London .
The other six wonders of the world were all historically documented. The Hanging Gardens was thought to be a myth. If they existed, what was so wondrous about them anyway? This new research by this historian from distinguished institutions answers some questions.