|An artist's conception of the Alexandria Lighthouse, |
one of the seven wonders of the ancient world.
|Alexander's Alexandria is seen in the grid of "blocks" (in black) while the ravages of later centuries can be seen in brown.|
|A coin bearing the likeness of|
Alexander the Great.
|A modeler's conception of the Alexandria Library complex, about 100 AD.|
|Alexandria as seen from its harbor side during Roman times. The causeway to the island of Pharos has now become a land mass.|
|Alexandria at its peak during the first millennium AD.|
|The lowest level is perpetually flooded with groundwater.|
|Alexandria underwater, Egyptian sculpture and the remains of the Alexandria Lighthouse|
|Alexandria's 400-meter Stanley Bridge, one of the|
few authentically Egyptian structures in the city.