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Fortress of Alimusjid, and the Khybur Pass
Practicing with the celebrated Sawyer gun on the rebel batteries at Sewell's Point near Norfolk, Va. from Fort Calhoun (unfinished) on the rip-raps in front of Fortress Monroe
Rustam captures Garsîva, the brother of Afrâsiyâb, and Jahn at the fortress of Gang-dizh.

Rustam captures Garsîva, the brother of Afrâsiyâb, and Jahn at the for...

Life of the Prophet Muhammad written at the order of the Mamluk sultan al-Mansûr 'Alâ' al-Dîn 'Alî (d. 778/1376). The work was first illustrated during the reign of the Ottoman sultan Murâd III.

The town of Roree and the fortress of Bukker, on the Indus.
The approach to the fortress of Kwettah.
The fortress and citadal of Ghuznee and the two minars.
View from the ruins of the mediæval fortress at Latrôn; Valley of Ajalon from the west.
Fortress of Ibrim, Nubia, The Holy land, Syria...
Bâb el Hawa (gate of the wind), on the summit of Mount Tabor. It was formerly part of a mediæval fortress, but now serves as an approach to the Latin monastery.
DINNER [held by] UNITED STATES NAVY [at] "U.S.FLAGSHIP KEARSARGE,NORTH ATLANTIC STATION,FORTRESS MONROE,VA" (SS;)
Ruins on the west side of Athlît.  The fortress was built by the Templars in the year 1218 and was the last place held by the crusaders in Palestine.  It was taken by the Sultan Melek el Ashrâf el Khalîl after his conquest of Acre in 1291.
The ruined fortress of Latrôn, from 'Amwâs, the Emmaus of the Maccabees, afterwards called Nicopolis.  In the foreground are the remains of the ancient church of Emmaus. There is a direct road, running southwards, from  Latrôn to Zorah, over hills dotted with ruined sites.
EASTER DINNER [held by] HOTEL CHAMBERLIN [at] "FORTRESS MONROE, VA" (HOTEL;)
DAILY MENU, DINNER [held by] HOTEL CHAMBERLIN [at] "FORTRESS MONROE, VA" (HOTEL;)
Camp scene at Fortress Monroe, Va.
Camp scene at Fortress Monroe, Va.
Chesapeake Hospital, Fortress Monroe, Va. Virginia. Stereoscope card.
Fortress Monroe. Virginia. Stereoscope card. 19th cenrury stereoscope card.
Camp scene at Fortress Monroe, Va.
Fortress Monroe, Va. Virginia. Stereoscope card.
EASTER DINNER [held by] HOTEL CHAMBERLIN [at] "FORTRESS MONROE, VA" (HOTEL;)
DAILY MENU, DINNER [held by] HOTEL CHAMBERLIN [at] "FORTRESS MONROE, VA" (HOTEL;)
Chesapeake Hospital, Fortress Monroe, Va. Virginia. Stereoscope card.
Fortress Monroe. Virginia. Stereoscope card. 19th cenrury stereoscope card.
Camp scene at Fortress Monroe, Va.
Camp scene at Fortress Monroe, Va.
Camp scene at Fortress Monroe, Va.
Fortress Monroe, Va. Virginia. Stereoscope card.
67 CE: Working under constant fire from Roman catapults and archers, Jewish masons raise the walls of the fortress of Jotapata by thirty feet. Josephus has devised a method to protect the masons by ordering a series of palisades to be erected and overlaid with ox hides to deflect the Roman missiles.
67 CE: Josephus hurries from Tiberias to Jotapata in the Galilee. Vespasian lays siege to the fortress, ordering his archers to shoot down any Jews who show themselves on the walls of the city.
68 CE: Simon son of Gioras sends Eleazar to the garrison at Herodium (7 miles south of Jerusalem) to persuade the Idumaeans to surrender the fortress; Eleazar is killed there.
67 CE: The Romans prepare to besiege Gamala, a fortress east of Lake Tiberias. They apply battering-rams at three points and break through the wall.
68 CE: The Sicarii, a Jewish extremist group, take possession of the fortress of Masada. During the feast of Passover, they raid En Gedi, killing 700 women and children who are unable to flee.
68 CE: The priest Ananus calls upon the citizens of Jerusalem to resist the Zealots, who have made the Temple their fortress.
70 CE: Titus exhorts his troops to scale the second wall within the fortress Antonia in Jerusalem.
Camp Hamilton near Fortress Monroe, Va.
Camp Hamilton near Fortress Monroe, Va.
DINNER [held by] UNITED STATES NAVY [at] "U.S.FLAGSHIP KEARSARGE,NORTH ATLANTIC STATION,FORTRESS MONROE,VA" (SS;)
Kay Khusrau, on the top of a fortress, shoots a dîv who defends the castle of Bahman.
Farâmarz kills a Turanian before the fortress of Hisâr.
Fortress of Akabah, Arabia Petræa, The Holy land, Syria...
The fortress of Tyen-tsing-wey, on the utmost border eastward of the province of Pe-king, where 3 rivers meet.
Approach to the fortress at Ibrim, The Holy land, Syria...
First glimpse of the Lebanon range from the south, with the ruined fortress of Hunîn and its clusters of one-storied houses in the foreground
John Ogilby - Fortress of the Serpents., Montanus Arnoldus 1625-1683, cartographer
Moat and Ramparts, Fortress Monroe, Va.
Looking South from Ramparts, Fortress Monroe, Va.
The Moat, Fortress Monroe, Va.
Trophy Park, Fortress Monroe, Va.
West Portal and Moat, Fortress Monroe, Va.
Casement where J. Davis was Imprisoned, Fortress Monroe, Va.
DINNER [held by] UNITED STATES NAVY [at] "U.S.FLAGSHIP KEARSARGE,NORTH ATLANTIC STATION,FORTRESS MONROE,VA" (SS;)
EASTER DINNER [held by] HOTEL CHAMBERLIN [at] "FORTRESS MONROE, VA" (HOTEL;)
DAILY MENU, DINNER [held by] HOTEL CHAMBERLIN [at] "FORTRESS MONROE, VA" (HOTEL;)
Camp scene at Fortress Monroe, Va.
Camp scene at Fortress Monroe, Va.
Camp scene at Fortress Monroe, Va.
Camp Hamilton near Fortress Monroe, Va.
Fortress Monroe, Va. Virginia. Stereoscope card.
Chesapeake Hospital, Fortress Monroe, Va. Virginia. Stereoscope card.
Fortress Monroe. Virginia. Stereoscope card. 19th cenrury stereoscope card.
EASTER DINNER [held by] HOTEL CHAMBERLIN [at] "FORTRESS MONROE, VA" (HOTEL;)
DAILY MENU, DINNER [held by] HOTEL CHAMBERLIN [at] "FORTRESS MONROE, VA" (HOTEL;)
Camp scene at Fortress Monroe, Va.
Camp scene at Fortress Monroe, Va.
Camp scene at Fortress Monroe, Va.
Camp Hamilton near Fortress Monroe, Va.
Fortress Monroe, Va. Virginia. Stereoscope card.
Chesapeake Hospital, Fortress Monroe, Va. Virginia. Stereoscope card.
Fortress Monroe. Virginia. Stereoscope card. 19th cenrury stereoscope card.