Monday, February 21, 2011

Aleppo Citadel

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Vertical Section through the entrance complex of Aleppo Citadel. The domed upper chambers above the thirteenth century gate were added in the late Mamluk period. (After Kennedy and Tabaa)


David Nicolle, "Saracen Strongholds - 1100 -- 1500, The Central and Eastern Islamic Lands," Fortress 87, Osprey Pub., London, 2009, pp. 5.

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