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Commemorative stela of Nahr el-Kalb, Mount Lebanon

Registration year: 2005
Submission year: 
2004
Collection ID: 
2004-54

The stela of Nahr el-Kalb, the Lycus or Dog River, sum up the entire history of Lebanon, from High Antiquity to the present, evoking clearly the successive advances of the Pharaonic, Assyro-Babylonian, Greek, Roman, Arab, French and British armies which braved all the obstacles surrounding this difficult and very steep crossing point to carve commemorative stela on the rocks.

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