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Russian billionaire looks to buy Valley of the Temples

A Russian billionaire is looking to buy the ruins of Sicily's Valley of the Temples, a UNESCO world heritage site. “It’s not for sale”, said Marco Zambuto, the Mayor of Agrigento, a small town on the south coast of Sicily where the temples’ ruins sit. “Not even for 40 billion,” (which analysts

For Sale: Civil War battlefield

If you've got $2.7 million lying around and have no idea what to spend it on, may I suggest buying a Civil War battlefield in Georgia. The Kennesaw tract entered Civil War history in June 1864, when Sherman's army was pushing south from Tennessee toward Atlanta. In their path was Kennesaw

Most complete collection of Roman coins for sale

Attention coin collectors: the most complete collection of ancient Roman Republican coins ever offered for sale is coming on the market this spring. In October 5th, Numismatica Ars Classica will offer the first part of perhaps the most complete collection of ancient Roman Republican coins ever offered for public sale. The

Entrepreneur selling the world’s oldest rocks

An entrepreneur in the Northwest Territories, Canada, is hoping to make a buck selling chunks of the Acasta River rock deposit, which is believed to be 3.96 billion years old. Located on an island about 300 kilometres north of the N.W.T. capital, the Acasta River rock deposit is believed to

Schindler’s list for sale for $2.2 million

Schindler's list, a list of names drawn up by Oskar Schindler of Jews he helped save from Nazi Germany, is up for sale for $2.2 million.  New York memorabilia dealer Gary Zimet, who is seeking $2.2 million for his list, said three others are owned by museums, including the United

Adolf Hitler’s house up for sale

Adolf Hitler's family home in Austria, where the dictator was born, is up for sale. The unassuming house where Hitler was born in 1889 has been put on the market priced at 2.2m euros (£1.9m; $3.3m). Residents and local politicians fear that the property could fall into the hands of far-right extremists. Braunau's

For Sale on eBay: One WWII Prisoner of War camp, used

A couple have put the Harperley POW camp in England up for sale on eBay for close to $1.5 million dollars. You can check out the auction here. Harperley camp, near Crook, was turned into a tourist attraction in 2004, but the owners can no longer afford to complete its restoration. The

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