[W]hen the enemy endeavored to cut off his communication by sea, he was forced to divert that danger by setting fire to his own ships, which, after burning the docks, thence spread on and destroyed the great library. Plutarch, Life of Caesar
Another pinner's comment (I just recalled I don't have a sister Rebecca): My sister Rebecca left on a flight bound for a city that will take her to Ankara Turkey where she will be teaching at the University for at least a year, I hope she has a WONDERFUL Journey and when I think of her I will think of this beautiful place in Ephesus Down Marble Street toward Library, Ephesus, Turkey--WOW
Library of Celsus in Ephesus, İzmir, Turkey The apostle Paul preached in Ephesus and caused a riot when he condemned the use of idols. A silversmith who made idols stirred up the crowds and they almost killed Paul.