Having crossed the deep valley the monumental east abutment is aligned on a tight 90 degree turn.
Russia is condemned to endemic poverty, inequality and monumental accretion of unaccountable power in the private and public sector alike.
Still they paid for this monumental blunder in the biggest fashion, beaten by a VERY poor Portugal on penalties.
Napoleon III commissioned Haussman to create the boulevards of Paris, a truly monumental vision of beauty in the public sphere.
There is still much to surprise the student of monumental brasses in the less visited parts of the English countryside.
Also of interest, the Plaza de Toros Monumental de las Ventas is the worlds biggest bullring.
Owing to a monumental cock-up the 1998 annual congress was not held.
It can go beyond being the merely commemorative or monumental, or a sort of expression of nostalgia.
Throughout the empire, monumental sculptors continued to draw upon the heightened diction of classical figuration.
The inspiration for this monumental event was not a... how did the word Dunce came about?
In the north chapel is one of the finest monumental effigies in Wales.
This monumental work is the best study ever made of a submarine volcano eruption of the type to which Santorin belongs.
Gogol, described as " the Russian Dickens ", wrote this monumental farce about human greed and folly in 1835.
A monumental folly of the highest order which would have seen any respectable company or trade union chairman vacate his seat.
The setting is magnificent, elevated on hillside terraces that are connected by a monumental marble staircase.
Examples were given of family trees constructed purely from monumental inscriptions.
To take a local example the Essex Society for Family History has transcribed the monumental inscriptions from many churchyards including ours.
A Passion Play is a monumental masterpiece with excellent lyrics and inventive melodies.
His reserved judgment, a monumental judgment running to some 145 pages, was handed down on a date in February 2005.
Bullring Birmingham Commission The scale of work ranges from small bronze maquettes up to very large outdoor sculpture of monumental proportions.
Monumental Masons will not tout for business within the cemetery.
Outside was a considerable yard full of monumental masonry.
To edge myself from this cocoon seems monumental, far less the daily trudge of washing and dressing.
Monumental inscriptions from the cemetery at Somerset Road, Cape Town.
One of his monumental sculptures was installed in the Hague in 1959.
Monumental brasses need to be allowed to ' breathe '.
Both strains have truly monumental implications for the supply chain.
Their role in our health is so monumental, that we simply can not afford to ignore them.
This is a really monumental piece of work by an artist at the peak of his powers.
It 's a pretty monumental occasion and I 'd love to see how it all goes down.
In his wake, an absolutely monumental battle raged for second place, with up to seven cars involved at various stages.
Many of these works are monumental in scale and designed for outdoor settings.
The work of Bryan Pearce is monumental in the history of St Ives painters.
Eventually I stumbled on the Trevi Fountain, monumental in size and rather squashed in a small square.
Around the rim of the city, there is a necropolis with monumental tombs scattered about.
A monumental staircase was found, decorated on its side walls with opus reticulatum, a very regular pattern of diamond-shaped bricks.
The largest and one of the most elaborate particle physics detectors ever built, ATLAS will also pose a computing challenge of monumental scale.
The timber roundhouses of southern Scotland, for example, would probably have been no less monumental in their day than most Atlantic roundhouses.
Should we not question the Irishness of PÃ¡draic Pearse whose father was an English monumental sculptor who settled in Ireland?
The pride of the collection, and College icon, is a monumental sculpture by Barbara Hepworth.
Through its witty mimicry, Thank You also acts as a parody of both monumental statuary and decorative ' corporate ' sculpture.
Would such a monumental statue of the emperor have been out of place in Sussex?
On a truly monumental canvas that rivaled the grand scale of the historical tableau [comma out ]?
Priests were often depicted on monumental brasses in Eucharistic vestments with their chalices.
And if that was n't munificent enough, he swung his weightless body over into one of the graveyard 's grim looking monumental figures.