Faqra, Lebanon [Site 2]

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Carole Raddato
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published on 15 February 2021
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The archaeological site of Faqra in Lebanon, located in the Nahr El-Kalb valley region in the north of Beirut. The site is dominated by a huge 15 m. sq. tower, which originally had a third storey and a pyramid-shaped roof, as well as a small collonaded altar.

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Carole Raddato
Carole maintains the popular ancient history photo-blog Following Hadrian, where she travels the world in the footsteps of emperor Hadrian.

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Raddato, C. (2021, February 15). Faqra, Lebanon [Site 2]. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/13438/faqra-lebanon-site-2/

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Raddato, Carole. "Faqra, Lebanon [Site 2]." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified February 15, 2021. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/13438/faqra-lebanon-site-2/.

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Raddato, Carole. "Faqra, Lebanon [Site 2]." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 15 Feb 2021. Web. 25 Sep 2021.