Archaeological Site of Leptis Magna (UNESCO/NHK)

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Video

Mark Cartwright
by UNESCO
published on 08 July 2016

Leptis Magna was enlarged and embellished by Septimius Severus, who was born there and later became emperor. It was one of the most beautiful cities of the Roman Empire, with its imposing public monuments, harbour, market-place, storehouses, shops and residential districts.

Source: UNESCO TV / © NHK Nippon Hoso Kyokai
URL: http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/183/

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UNESCO. (2016, July 08). Archaeological Site of Leptis Magna (UNESCO/NHK). World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/video/954/archaeological-site-of-leptis-magna-unesconhk/

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