The first antiquarian to doubt this tradition (declaring it "a vulgar tradition ") was Edward Hasted, author of a monumental History of Kent published between 1778 and 1799.
Disengagement from Iraq would also represent a monumental policy failure for the United States, with an attendant loss of U. S. credibility, power and influence in the region and the world.
But this is balderdash. Science is not a monument of received Truth but something that people do to look for truth.
Imagine what our American neighbours would have done with a monumental story like the Battle of Vimy Ridge had it been a U.
It would be a monumental mistake for Chelsea to part company with The Special One.
Since this is the last book in the Harry Potter series, I figured this is a monumental occasion worthy of a blog:), and I wanted to share some of my feelings about Harry Potter.
Today the Dome sits empty and mostly forgotten, a monument to a wrong turn in sports architecture, its stature as Houston icon gone.
The Parthenon and other main buildings on the Acropolis were built by Pericles in the fifth century BC as a monument to the cultural and political achievements of the inhabitants of Athens.
Adolph Sutro's breathtaking Cliff House on San Francisco's Ocean Beach was a monument to Gilded Age excess.
As a monument of stone, the Great Pyramid of Khufu is a stunning achievement.