Reasons Aswan Dam The size 1.control the waters of the Nile. What are the problems? 2.produce the electricity. 980m 40m 3830m 111m Problems
This is the temple of King Rameses at Abu Simbel. It is about 3000 years old. Four large stone figures on the outside. 20m
This figure is as high as a seven-floor building
Lesson 91 Rescuing the temple Put the following sentences in correct order The workers rebuilt the temple according to the stones marked. The pieces of stones were carried to a new place. They decided to move the temple stone by stone. The engineers discussed all the possible plans. The project was successfully completed in 1966. Each stone was marked with a number. 5. 4. 2. 1. 6. 3. A B C D E F
Visit Abu Simbel Length of time Cost of money People of taking part in Altogether 4 years $1 billion 1900 people Video
The UNESCO supported the project of rescuing Abu Simbel. the UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization ).
The Three Gorges Project in China Qu Tang Gorges the importance of the cultural and historic relics Qu Tang Gorges Mo Ya Carved Stone
The Bamiyan Statue of Afghanistan( ) was destroyed by The Taliban in 2001. Its 53 meters tall and 1500 years old. Many countries such as Germany, Switzerland and Japan would like to take part in rebuilding the statue.
Discussion: Why is it so important to protect the cultural and historic relics?
The cultural and historic relics in WUYI Area Baisha Ancestral Hall