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67 CE: Japhia, 10 miles south of Jotapata and two miles SW of Nazareth, revolts; its defenders, trapped within the ramparts of the town, are slaughtered by the Romans.

66 CE: The Jews, seeing that Cestius is approaching Jerusalem, attack his troops at Gabao (Gibeon, five miles NW of Jerusalem). They kill 515 Romans; only 22 Jews are lost in battle.

66 CE: Cestius, in retreat, leads his army to Beth-Horon (12 miles NW of Jerusalem), where they are set upon by anti-Roman Jewish rebels.

68 CE: Gadarenes unsympathetic to Vespasian swarm into Bethennabris (a town in the Jordan Valley, 12 miles SW of Gadara). They fight the Romans and are soundly defeated.

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.

70 CE: Titus holds a war council with his officers. He decides to blockade Jerusalem by building a wall around the entire city, with every exit blocked and guarded. The wall, 4 1/2 miles long, is completed in only three days.

Johannes Staden arrives at unknown island and finds Portugese already there. Supraway, 18 miles from S. Vincentii Insula

The Embassadors entry through the famous Chinese wall which is 1200 miles long.

Plan General du Palais & Jardins de Kensington : situé dans le contpé de Middlesex a 2 miles de Londres tres Exactement [Mapa]

A new map of Ireland, divided into its provinces, counties and baronies, wherein are distinguished the bishopricks, borroughs, barracks, bogs, passes, bridges &c. with the principal roads, and the common reputed miles.

City Tong-chew, 180 miles north west of Canton; Pilgrimage to a Chinese God twice a year, to implore a good crop & return thanks for it.

The city Shau-chew, 100 miles north of Canton.

Plate 19: Part of the ancient Appian Way about three miles outside Porta S. Sebastiano, from Alcune Vedute di Archi Trionfali ed altri monumenti inalzati da Romani parte de quali se veggono in Roma e parte per l'Italia (Some Views of Triumphal Arches and other monuments erected by the Romans, some of which are in Rome and some elsewhere in Italy)

Interior view of the ancient Temple of Bacchus, now the church of S. Urbano, two miles from Rome..., from Vedute di Roma (Roman Views)

Hardy, Sir Charles. Hudson River 8 miles from Albany. To James Alexander and members of His Majesty's Council at New York

A sketch of the field of battle with the disposition of the troops in the beginning of the engagement of the 9th of July on the Monongahela 7 miles from Fort Du Quesne.

S[i]r: This is minuts of the fort at Crown Point and of the redouts built round it; which I took on the mountain to the west of Crown Point abt. a miles distance.

Hardy, Sir Charles. Hudson River 8 miles from Albany. To James Alexander and members of His Majesty's Council at New York

Amérique septentrionale avec les routes, distances en miles, limites et etablissements françois et anglois,

View of a large structure, remains of the Tomb of the Metelli on the Appian Way about five miles from Porta S. Sebastiano, in the village of S. Maria Nuova..., from Le Antichità Romane, tome 3, tavola 15

Amérique septentrionale avec les routes, distances en miles, villages et etablissements françois et anglois,

A view of Cape Rouge or Carouge, nine miles above the City of Quebec on the north shore of the River St. Laurence.

Remains of a covered portico, or a cryptoporticus, in a villa of Domitian, five miles outside Rome on the Frascati road, from Vedute di Roma (Roman Views)

Remains of a covered portico, or a cryptoportiucus, in a villa of Domitian, five miles outside Rome on the Frascati road, from Vedute di Roma (Roman Views)

A view of Cape Rouge or Carouge, nine miles above the City of Quebec on the north shore of the river St. Laurence - from this place 1500 chosen troops at the break of day fell down the river on the ebb of tide to the place of landing 13 Sept. 1759 Vue de Cap Rouge vulgairement Carouge, a 9 miles au dessus de la ville de Québec - sur le bord septentrional de la riviere de St. Laurent - c'est de Carouge que 1500 himmes de troupes choisies descendirent avec la marée au lieu de debarquement 13 Sept. 1759 / / drawn on the spot by Capt. Hervey Smyth ; engraved by Peter Mazell.

A Plan of London on the Same Scale as that of Paris : In order to as certair the Difference of the Extent of these two Rivals, the Abbe de la Grives Plan of Paris, & that of London by J. Rocque have been divided into equal Squares where London Contains 39, and Paris but 29, So that the Superficie of London is to that of Paris as 39 to 29 or as 5455 Acres to 4028, there are exceeds Paris, bx 1472 Acves, the farmer being a 1/2 square Miles & Pais only 6 1/3 by J. Rocque Chorographe to his Maesty = Plan de Londres &C. Sur la même Echelle que Celui de Paris : afin de constater la Difference en Grandeur de ces deux Rivals on a devise Le Plan de Paris par Mr. l'Abbe de la Grivem, et, celui de Londres par J. Rocque, par desquarré dona Londres en Continent 39 & Paris 29 Chaquequarre etant de 168440 Toesas en & superficie, ce qui donne 7339 Arpens pour la sourface de, Londres, et 5416 pour celle de Paris les surplus pour Londres et done de 1923 Arpens Por J. Rocke Chorographe de Botannique ; R. Parr Sculp [mapa]

[Plat of a survey of 2,314 acres of land, being the first large bottom on the east side of the Ohio River, 3 or 4 miles below the mouth, a portion of which is divided into 17 lots]

A Map of forty miles north, thirty miles west, and twentyfive miles south of Boston, including an accurate draft of the harbour and town.

View of the west bank of the Hudson's River 3 miles above Still Water, upon which the army under the command of Lt. General Burgoyne took post on the 20th Sept. 1777 (shewing General Fraser's funeral)

View of the west bank of the Hudson's River 3 miles above Still Water, upon which the army under the command of General Burgoyne took post on the 20th Sepr. 1777

A map of 100 miles round Boston.

Letter to Samuel Miles Hopkins [New York]

Letter to Samuel Miles Hopkins [New York]

The Country twenty five miles round New York,

Letter to Samuel Miles Hopkins, New York

The country twenty five miles round New York

The country twenty five miles round New York,

Amérique septentrionale avec les routes, distances en miles, villages, et etablissements françois et anglois,

Heth, William. "On our march 25 miles from Philadelphia." To Morgan

Heth, William. "On our march 25 miles from Philadelphia." To Morgan

Heth, William. "On our march 25 miles from Philadelphia." To Morgan

The Country twenty five miles round New York

Heth, William. "On our march 25 miles from Philadelphia." To Morgan

Amérique septentrionale avec les routes, distances en miles, villages, et etablissements françois et anglois,

Amérique septentrionale avec les routes, distances en miles, villages et etablissements françois et anglois,

Avis au publico. To the Public. Oefentliche bekanntmachung. [Offering employment to the destitute in his workshop twenty-eight miles from Philadelphia; and giving the liberal bill of fare which will be provided] Imprimè à Philadelphie, par Henri

Boston, seen between Castle Williams and Governers Island, distant 4 miles.

A New and Accurate Topographical Survey of the Environs of London : describing all the Roads, Rivers, Parks, Seats, &c. &c. Within Twenty Miles of the Metropolis [Mapa]

Miles King to Thomas Jefferson, August 29, 1785

View from Bushongo Tavern 5 miles from York Town on the Baltimore road.

View from Bushongo Tavern 5 miles from York Town on the Baltimore Road

View of the west bank of the Hudson's River 3 miles above Still Water, upon which the army under the command of Lt. General Burgoyne, took post on the 20th Sepr. 1777 (shewing General Frazer's funeral) / Barlow sculp.

The country twenty-five miles round London : planned from a scale of one mile to an inch /

Bowles's New Pocket Map of the County of Essex : Divided into it's Hundreds, with the Roads and Distances in measured Miles [Mapa]

[The Pont Dery, near the Pont Rouge, about twenty-five miles north-west of Quebec, on the Jacques Cartier River.]

Amérique septentrionale avec les routes, distances en miles, villages et etablissements françois et anglois,

Thomas Jefferson to Wilson Miles Cary, November 4, 1792

Bowler's New Pocket Map of the County of Bedford, divided into its Hundreds with the Roads and Distances in measured Miles [Mapa]

A view of the falls of Schuylkill, 5 miles from Philadelphia / J. Hoffman del. ; C. Tiebout.

Paterson's twenty four miles round London with reference to seats of the Nobility and Gentry [Mapa]

To the citizens of America, and especially those of Philadelphia ... [Signed:] Vitis Gallo-Americana. Spring-Mill, 13 miles N. N. W. of Philadelphia, August 18, 1797. [Philadelphia, 1797].

[Cuts of 4 caskets] Horrid murder and suicide A narrative of the most shocking and tragical catastrophes, that ever blackened the catalogue of human events which happened the 6th September, 1801, at a place called Paltz, 14 miles from Poughkeeps

Eye of Maria Miles Heyward

For sale, an agreeable, convenient, and valuable country seat, situated on the main road, in the pleasant, healthy and growing village of Jamaica, distant only twelve miles from New-York ... Brooklyn, Printed by Thomas Kirk [1802].

A new and accurate map of the country for twenty five miles round the University of Oxford : exhibiting all the direct and cross roads, the hills, vales, woods, rivers, canals, towns, villages, hamlets, parks, and seats of the nobility & gentry : from the latest surveys and observations /

Twenty-Five Miles Round London [Mapa]

map from "The History of London, and its environs. ... Likewise an account of all the towns, villages and country, within twenty-five miles of London. By ... H. Hunter ... and other gentlemen. ... With maps, plans and views"

map from "The History of London, and its environs. ... Likewise an account of all the towns, villages and country, within twenty-five miles of London. By ... H. Hunter ... and other gentlemen. ... With maps, plans and views"

architecture from "The History of London, and its environs. ... Likewise an account of all the towns, villages and country, within twenty-five miles of London. By ... H. Hunter ... and other gentlemen. ... With maps, plans and views"

map from "The History of London, and its environs. ... Likewise an account of all the towns, villages and country, within twenty-five miles of London. By ... H. Hunter ... and other gentlemen. ... With maps, plans and views"

map from "The History of London, and its environs. ... Likewise an account of all the towns, villages and country, within twenty-five miles of London. By ... H. Hunter ... and other gentlemen. ... With maps, plans and views"

map from "The History of London, and its environs. ... Likewise an account of all the towns, villages and country, within twenty-five miles of London. By ... H. Hunter ... and other gentlemen. ... With maps, plans and views"

scanned image from "The History of London, and its environs. ... Likewise an account of all the towns, villages and country, within twenty-five miles of London. By ... H. Hunter ... and other gentlemen. ... With maps, plans and views"

map from "The History of London, and its environs. ... Likewise an account of all the towns, villages and country, within twenty-five miles of London. By ... H. Hunter ... and other gentlemen. ... With maps, plans and views"

Map of the country thirty miles round the city of New York

Capture of Washington [Cut] On Wednesday, August 24, there was a severe action at Bladensburgh, six miles from the Capitol. "Baltimore has acquired immortal honor by the brave resistance of Commodore Barney, his sailors and the bold volunteers."

About 2 miles W. of S[panish] T[own], Jam[ai]ca, Blue and Liguanea M[ou]nt[ain]s

map from "An historical and descriptive account of Leamington and Warwick; to which are added, short notices of the towns, villages, etc. within the circuit of ten miles. Abridged from a larger work (An historical and descriptive account of the town and Castle of Warwick, etc. [Signed, W. F., i.e., William Field.])"

map from "Sketches of America. A narrative of a journey of five thousand miles through the Eastern and Western States of America ... with remarks on Mr. Birkbeck's “Notes” and “Letters.” Second edition"

Map of 24 miles round the city of Bath /

Colinet's Journey: Milestone Marked 'LXII Miles to London', from Thornton's Pastorals of Virgil

Colinet's Journey, Milestone Marked 'LXII Miles to London', from Thornton's Pastorals of Virgil

View of the Rocky Mountains on the Platte 50 miles from their base / S. Seymour, delt. ; F. Kearney, sculpt.

Compendious chart exhibiting, at one view, the names of about thirteen hundred of the principal ports and places in the world, with their bearings per compass, and their distances expressed in geographical miles, from the city of Washington /

Compendious chart exhibiting, at one view, the names of about thirteen hundred of the principal ports and places in the world, with their bearings per compass, and their distances expressed in geographical miles, from the city of Washington /

Map of the country thirty miles round the city of New York

Freestone Culvert on the National Road 21 miles west of Zanesville O.

John Miles to Andrew Jackson, December 4, 1834

Map of the country twenty five miles round the city of New-York.

Mitchell's map of the United States : showing the principal travelling turnpike and common roads, on which are given the distances in miles from one place to another, also the courses of the canals & rail roads throughout the country, carefully compiled from the best authorities.

Lucy making Tortugas island bearing E dist 15 miles.

Lucy making Tortugas island bearing E dist 15 miles.

Map of the country thirty miles round the city of New York

Mitchell's map of the United States : showing the principal travelling turnpike and common roads, on which are given the distances in miles from one place to another, also the courses of the canals & rail roads throughout the country, carefully compiled from the best authorities.

Arlington House. Situate in Kings County, Long Island, 7 miles from New-York ...

Village of Livingston's Landing, in the town of Greenburg : 22 miles from the city of New York

Map of the village of Flushing, Queens County, L.I. : nine miles east of the city of New York surveyed by order of the trustees, April 1st 1841

The village of Flushing, Queens County, L.I. : nine miles east of the city of New York : lat. 40° 45ʹ 1ʺN, lon. 73° 09ʹ 58ʺW /

map from "Inexhaustible Iron Mines: containing twenty square miles of iron ores, and superb ... timber, with anthracite coal: Report on the freehold estate of W. Carroll, ... Maryland, etc"

Map of the country thirty miles round the city of New York