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53,672. The collapse of the Tower of Babel is perhaps the central urban myth. It is certainly the most disquieting. In Babylon, the great city that fascinated and horrified the Biblical writers, people of different races and languages, drawn together in pursuit of wealth, tried for the first time to live together – and failed. (City & Babylon & Tower of Babel) Neil MacGregor
56,602. The Tower of Babel – today all that can be seen is a pond ... The Tower of Babel was not a round tower, but a square structure. (Babylon & Tower of Babel) The Babylon Mystery: Nebuchadnezzar
55,973. And they said, Go to, Let us built a city and a tower, whose top may reach unto Heaven; and let us make us a name, lest we be scattered abroad on the face of the whole earth.
And the Lord came down to see the city and the tower, which the children of men builded.
Therefore is the name of it called Babel. Genesis 11:4&5&9
54,106. Go to, let us go down, and there confound their language, that they may not understand one another’s speech. (God’s Fascism & Tower of Babel & Language & God – God to Man) Genesis 11:7
113,379. The Tower of Babel is one of the most dramatic stories in the Bible. It tells of the construction of a vertigo-inducing tower that reaches to Heaven. It’s an amazing tale: but an incredible new discovery now suggests that hte Tower of Babel was not simply a work of fiction. And experts now believe they know where the legendary tower once stood. Ancient Mysteries s2e10: The Real Tower of Babel, Channel 5 2017
113,380. Inscribed on the surface of a privately owned tablet is an image that sensationally reveals exactly what the Tower of Babel looked like. ibid.
113,381. A seven-tiered tower located in what we now know as Iraq. ibid.
136,226. The Tower of Babel: It’s one of the most dramatic stories in the Bible. It tells of the construction of a vertigo-inducing Tower that reaches to heaven. (Bible & Old Testament & Babylon & Tower of Babel) Babel: The Real Stairway to Heaven, Channel 5 2020
136,227. Experts now believe they know where the legendary Tower once stood. Could these be the remains of one of the greatest lost wonders of the ancient world? (Bible & Old Testament & Babylon & Tower of Babel) ibid.
136,228. King Nebuchadnezzar II: a ruler whose ambitions for Babylon that were on a scale that dwarfed any other city of its time. (Bible & Old Testament & Babylon & Tower of Babel) ibid.
136,229. The ‘Esagila’ Tablet [Louvre] reveals the dimensions for an entire structure. But was it actually possible to build a 90-metre Tower in Babylon, a city that was made almost entirely of mud bricks? ibid.
136,230. All the evidence suggests it was a Ziggurat design. ibid.
136,231. Babylon: The discovery of the foundations of a vast structure which ancient records suggest could have been the Tower of Babel. ibid.