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Leaning Tower of Pisa

belltower has stood for eight centuries despite tilt. [Ital. Arch.: Brewer Dictionary, 539]
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The Leaning Tower of Pisa, which sits in Italy's famous Piazza del Duomo, has drawn in roughly one million sightseers each year.
Made from solid silver with an 18-karat gold nib, it has a bold 3-D design, based on the leaning tower of Pisa, achieved by low-relief engraving.
1925: Reports indicated that the Leaning Tower of Pisa was in danger of collapse
Students can travel the world via a backdrop featuring the Leaning Tower of Pisa, Eiffel Tower, Taj Mahal, and Big Ben.
Images range from wildflowers to the Leaning Tower of Pisa juxtaposed against an aerial view of flying to Pisa, to Luxembourg's American Military Cemetery, and much more.
Carrying on the theme, co-chairs Leslie Sharp and Nikki Feldbaum encouraged all to have their pictures taken in front of the Leaning Tower of Pisa.
It's using Schneider and the Leaning Tower of Pisa as the campaign's signature image and holding a Man-Whore of the Year contest with Maxim magazine in Las Vegas on Aug.
A series of vividly colored drawings and woodcuts completed the show; in them, figures with large heads and extremely slender, threadlike bodies inhabit or "wear" famous sites such as the Colosseum or the Leaning Tower of Pisa.
A BRITISH tourist picnicking by the Leaning Tower of Pisa was nearly hit by a broken-hearted Italian falling from the top.
Late in 1998, excavators digging the foundation for a new train station just 500 yards from the Leaning Tower of Pisa discovered a perfectly preserved, 2,000-year-old Roman ship.
The leaning tower of Pisa is to reopen in November after 11 years, with its famous lean reduced by nearly 40cm.