The Rise of the Assyrian Empire
... The spread of art had at length led to the ... cities and towns, scattered about in places
where there ... towns one after another, razed their fortresses, smote the ...
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The Reaction against Egypt
... either-large or magnificent: the favourite places of worship ... was ensured by a number
of fortresses and isolated ... [Illustration: 168.jpg A FORTIFIED STATION ON ...
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... family, and to which so many fortresses, palaces, temples ... Approaching one of the
ancient fortified towns, one would ... assign to them the uppermost places at feasts ...
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The Old Testament and Archeology
... to be noted that, whereas the other places or peoples ... besieged 46 of his strong cities,
fortresses, and small ... his royal city; the walls I fortified against him ...
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The Hebrews and the Philistines --Damascus
... Continual skirmishes had taught them the art of war ... All the fortresses commanding
the passes of Tabor and ... the death,"and Naphtali upon the high places of the ...
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The First Theban Empire
... importance of the position, and fortified its approaches. ... They served as
mooring-places where the vessels ... current, the king constructed two fortresses, one ...
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The Close of the Theban Empire
... by assault several of their fortified towns, Alaza ... beyond the Libyan mountains;
fortresses* guarded the ... country districts, except in places where mercenaries ...
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Syria at the Beginning of the Egyptian Conquest
... but many of the surrounding villages were fortified, while the ... for the first time
among Syrian places in the ... [Illustration: 184.jpg THE CANAANITE FORTRESSES]. ...
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The Memphite Empire
... the nomads of Sinai, constructed fortresses to protect ... experience, avoid a sojourn
in places where tempests ... of the human dynasties, had fortified this natural ...
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The Eighteenth Theban Dynasty
... [Illustration: 322.jpg AN EGYPTIAN FORTIFIED CAMP, FORCED BY ... proportions as anything
that Greek art has ever ... that it included the burial-places of Thutmosis I ...
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Torrey's Topical TextbookJeremiah 51:53
Though Babylon should mount up to heaven, and though she should fortify the height of her strength, yet from me shall spoilers come to her, said the LORD.Torrey's Topical Textbook
Fortresses: Afforded Protection in Danger
Fortresses: Christ, the Defence of Saints
Fortresses: Defended Against Enemies
Fortresses: God's Protection
Fortresses: Often: Deserted
Fortresses: Often: Destruction of, Threatened
Fortresses: Often: Entered by the Enemy
Fortresses: Often: Levelled
Fortresses: Often: Spoiled
Fortresses: Places Fortified by Art
Fortresses: Places Strong by Nature
Fortresses: Places Used as Cities
Fortresses: Places Used as Forts
Fortresses: Places Used as Strong Towers
Fortresses: Places Used as Strong-Holds
Fortresses: Protection Afforded to Ministers
Fortresses: The Security of a Nation
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