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an ancient Greek city on the southwestern coast of Asia Minor in what is now Turkey

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According to Rickman, the sculptures from the Mausoleum of Halicarnassus in the Museum's collection were acquired in 1846, 1857 and 1859.
The ancient structure was a 45-meter-high tomb created between 353 and 350 BC at Halicarnassus, the current-day resort city of Bodrum in southwestern Turkey.
Thirty lawyers along with writer Remzi Kazmaz are preparing to take the British Museum to the ECtHR as part of a legal fight to bring back the remaining pieces of the Halicarnassus Mausoleum in Bodrum.
Ridden by Australian jockey Hugh Bowman, Halicarnassus gave his new Turkish connections a great thrill before he retires at the end of the season to take up stud duties after a run in the Bosphorus Cup.
Halicarnassus delighted his new Turkish connections with his win at Haydock.
OLD STAGER: Halicarnassus (right), ridden by Hugh Bowman, wins the bet365 Old Newton Cup at Haydock Park on Saturday
Mick Channon's Halicarnassus won the valuable Old Newton Cup at 14-1.
AUSTRALIAN jockey Hugh Bowman landed his most important success on his latest visit to Britain when guiding home Mick Channon's stable stalwart Halicarnassus in the bet365 Old Newton Cup at Haydock.
A three and a half length victory over Halicarnassus in the Geoffrey Freer was particularly taking as that rival's recent Bosphorus Cup success confirmed the value of the form.
Sky Bet: 7-4 Kirklees, 9-2 Tazeez, Curtain Call, 6 Monitor Closely, 7 Allied Powers, 12 Kings Gambit, 16 Halicarnassus, 20 bar.
Velardo says the company made the community in honour of the 7 wonders of the world from antiquity: the Great Pyramid of Giza, the Hanging Gardens of Babylon, the Statue of Zeus at Olympia, the Temple of Artemis at Ephesus, the Mausoleum of Maussollos at Halicarnassus, the Colossus of Rhodes, and the Lighthouse of Alexandria.
Working under floodlights, the six-year-old covered a mile and a quarter (2,000m) with 2009 Dubai International Racing Carnival winner Halicarnassus, under Tadhg O'Shea, also involved.
The 5-4 favourite romped clear by two-and-a-half lengths from the staying-on Halicarnassus, with Kandidate three-quarters of a length behind Mick Channon's colt in third.
His main rival looks to be Mick Channon's Halicarnassus but that one is not guaranteed to see out the trip so well and has to concede 5lb to the selection.
Wesselius tries to show that Genesis through 2 Kings (the Primary History) is a literary unity dependent on the Histories of Herodotus of Halicarnassus.