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Tour Magne


Carole Raddato
published on 07 January 2019
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The Tour Magne, remnant of the ancient Augustan fortifications of Nemausus, modern-day Nîmes, France. Its oldest parts date to the 3rd century BCE, making it one of the oldest buildings in Europe.

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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. (2019, January 07). Tour Magne. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Raddato, Carole. "Tour Magne." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified January 07, 2019.

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Raddato, Carole. "Tour Magne." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 07 Jan 2019. Web. 12 Apr 2021.

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