Ziggurat of Ur

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    U.S. Soldiers from the 17th Fires Brigade make their way up the stairs of the 4,000-year-old Ziggurat of Ur, Iraq, near Contingency Operating Base Adder, May 18, 2010. Photo by Spc. Samantha Ciaramitaro.

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    1. dustinbalkema 78 months ago | reply

      I have a corny picture of myself atop that very same set of stairs in October 2003. There is an amazing view and a lot of history hidden in that site.

    2. jamica1 76 months ago | reply

      An explanation, including this photograph, is here: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ziggurat_of_Ur

    3. don't panic i'm islamic 75 months ago | reply

      how dare they march on this bygone marvel,they may as well have pissed on it.

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