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You're a REAL book lover if you think about the literature and the philosophical and scientific works housed here that were destroyed and it just pisses you off!!

The Great Library at Alexandria was destroyed by budget cuts, not fire

scrolls from library of Alexandria. film agora (making my own with rolling pins & tea stained contact paper wrapped with leather strips.)

scrolls from library of Alexandria. film agora (rolling pins & tea stained contact paper wrapped with leather strips maybe?

Bibliotheque d'Alexandrie. Beaucoup de savoirs perdus car volontairement détruits ( Jules César pour les copies destinées à être propagées, attaque musulmane 600 ans plus tard...) les manuscrits d'Aristote furent épargnés. L'incendie de la bibliothèque n'est pas confirmée.

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The Royal Library of Alexandria, or Ancient Library of Alexandria, in Alexandria, Egypt, was the largest and most great library of the ancient world century BC until the Roman conquest of Egypt in 30 BC

La Bibliotheca Alexandrina Inaugurée en 2002, cette bibliothèque a été construite près de l'emplacement où se trouvait la bibliothèque d'Alexandrie antique, détruite vers l'an 642.

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Library of Alexandria. The library is the memorial of the Royal Library of Alexandria destroyed in Ancient times.

Here's the history of education! Including everything from the ancient world in the Library in Alexandria, and early education in the U.S. (picture via edtechdigest)

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Bibliothèque d'Alexandrie (Egypte) inaugurée en 2002 près de la bibliothèque d'Alexandrie antique, fondée en 288 et détruite vers l'an 642. Elle était la plus célèbre bibliothèque de l'Antiquité et réunissait les ouvrages les plus importants de l'époque.

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7,942 Likes, 39 Comments - ALL OF ARCHITECTURE (@allofarchitecture) on Instagram: “#AllofRenders Via our page @allofrenders Render made by Ngoc Do #AllofArchitecture”

7,942 Likes, 39 Comments - ALL OF ARCHITECTURE (@allofarchitecture) on Instagram: “#AllofRenders Via our page @allofrenders Render made by Ngoc Do #AllofArchitecture”

Rhoa in the library stealing scrolls about to be destroyed to bring to the Ologist's secret library.

Hypatia was a brilliant philosopher and mathematician, head of the Platonist School at Alexandria in the century. She is portrayed here by actress Rachel Weisz in the movie 'AGORA', trying to save scrolls from being destroyed by a Christian mob.

Bibliotheca Alexandrina -- Library outer view - 2 by @Cary Bass, via Flickr La bibliothèque d'Alexandrie attaquée par des Frères Musulmans http://www.actualitte.com/international/la-bibliotheque-d-alexandrie-attaquee-par-des-freres-musulmans-44442.htm

The Bibliotheca Alexandrina is a revival of the legendary ancient library built in classical Greek times.

12 février 1990 : Déclaration d'Assouan pour la Renaissance de la Bibliothèque d'Alexandrie | Égypt-actus | Scoop.it

The Rise And Fall Of Alexandria's Library - UA Magazine

An Egyptian floor mosaic depicting a dog and a knocked-over gold vessel. It was discovered in 1993 during construction of the new Alexandria Library and is currently housed in the Greco-Roman Museum of Alexandria. It measures approximately 70 cm in width and dates from c. 200-100 BC.

Mosaic Floor Depicting A Dog & An Overturned Gold Vessel -- Circa BCE -- Width: Approximately 70 cm -- Discovered in 1993 during construction of the new Alexandria Library, Egypt -- Currently @ The Greco-Roman Museum in Alexandria.

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