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Midianites attack from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 34v

Midianites attack from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 34v

Detail of a lower register miniature of the attack on the Midianites with Gideon and his men blowing their trumpets and holding their lamps, and the Midianites killing themselves. Image taken from f. 34v of Psa... more

Attack on a castle from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 371v

Attack on a castle from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 371v

Detail of a miniature of an attack on a castle. Image taken from f. 371v of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis. Written in French.

Attack on a town from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 358v

Attack on a town from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 358v

Detail of a miniature of an attack on a town. Image taken from f. 358v of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis. Written in French.

Attack on Damietta from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 410v

Attack on Damietta from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 410v

Miniature of the attack on Damietta in the Seventh Crusade. Image taken from f. 410v of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis. Written in French.

Attack by Saracens from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 442

Attack by Saracens from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 442

Detail of a miniature of an attack by Saracens on a Christian camp. Image taken from f. 442 of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis. Written in French.

Attack from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 427

Attack from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 427

Detail of a miniature of an attack of the Tartars in the Holy Land, described in a letter received from the pope depicted on the opposite page. Image taken from f. 427 of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis. Wr... more

Attack on Damietta from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 409v

Attack on Damietta from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 409v

Detail of a miniature of the attack on Damietta. Image taken from f. 409v of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis. Written in French.

Attack on Carthage from BL Royal 19 D I, f. 213

Attack on Carthage from BL Royal 19 D I, f. 213

Miniature of the attack on Carthage from the sea. Image taken from f. 213 of Historia de proeliis, translated in French as La vraie ystoire dou bon roi Alixandre, and other romances. Written in French.

Attack on Olivier de Clisson from BL Harley 4379, f. 152v

Attack on Olivier de Clisson from BL Harley 4379, f. 152v

Detail of a miniature of an attack on Olivier de Clisson by followers of Pierre de Craon. Image taken from f. 152v of Chroniques, Vol. IV, part 1 (the 'Harley Froissart'). Written in French.

Attack on St James in Normandy from BL Royal 20 E VI, f. 20

Attack on St James in Normandy from BL Royal 20 E VI, f. 20

Detail of a miniature of the attack on St James in Normandy. Image taken from f. 20 of Chroniques de France ou de Saint Denis (from 1422 to 1460). Written in French.

Plate 4: Moses Ordering the Israelites to Attack the Ethiopians, from 'The Battles of the Old Testament'

Plate 4: Moses Ordering the Israelites to Attack the Ethiopians, from ...

Antonio Tempesta (Italian, Florence 1555–1630 Rome)

Plate 27: The Dutch During a Surprise Attack of the Roman Camp on the Moselle, from The War of the Romans Against the Batavians (Romanorvm et Batavorvm societas)

Plate 27: The Dutch During a Surprise Attack of the Roman Camp on the ...

Antonio Tempesta (Italian, Florence 1555–1630 Rome)

Plate 10: Civilis using Movable Wooden Bridges to Attack the Fortress, from The War of the Romans Against the Batavians (Romanorvm et Batavorvm societas)

Plate 10: Civilis using Movable Wooden Bridges to Attack the Fortress,...

Antonio Tempesta (Italian, Florence 1555–1630 Rome)

Plate 27: The Dutch During a Surprise Attack of the Roman Camp on the Moselle, from The War of the Romans Against the Batavians (Romanorvm et Batavorvm societas)

Plate 27: The Dutch During a Surprise Attack of the Roman Camp on the ...

Antonio Tempesta (Italian, Florence 1555–1630 Rome)

Plate 13: Attack on the Roman Fortress at Night, from The War of the Romans Against the Batavians (Romanorvm et Batavorvm societas)

Plate 13: Attack on the Roman Fortress at Night, from The War of the R...

Antonio Tempesta (Italian, Florence 1555–1630 Rome)

Plate 14: New Attack on the Old Fortress, from The War of the Romans Against the Batavians (Romanorvm et Batavorvm societas)

Plate 14: New Attack on the Old Fortress, from The War of the Romans A...

Antonio Tempesta (Italian, Florence 1555–1630 Rome)

Mislukte aanval op fort Kallo, 1638

Mislukte aanval op fort Kallo, 1638

Failed attack on Fort Kallo, 1638

Plan of the attack on Fort William Henry and Ticonderoga; showing the road from Fort Edward, Montcalm's camp and wharf of landing, &c.

Plan of the attack on Fort William Henry and Ticonderoga; showing the ...

Scale 1:253,440; 4 miles to an in. Title from Philip Lee Phillips' A list of maps of America, p. 852. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Has watermark. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ... more

Project for the attack of Ticonderoga, proposed to be put in execution as near as the circumstances and ground will admit of. May 29th. 1759.

Project for the attack of Ticonderoga, proposed to be put in execution...

Scale ca. 1:15,400. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Includes index to military positions. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2... more

A plan of the town and citadel of Fort Royal in Martinico : the last landing place of our army and the country through which it marched to the attack /

A plan of the town and citadel of Fort Royal in Martinico : the last l...

Also shows Bay and Cul de Sac Royal. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Differs slightly from the map of Fort Royal in London Magazine, April 1762, v. 31. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, ... more

The Attack of Manilla, October 1762.

The Attack of Manilla, October 1762.

Scale ca. 1:2,100. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the left. Pictorial map. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 731 Includes index to points of interest and ships in the harbor. Available als... more

A view of the fall of Montmorenci and the attack made by General Wolfe, on the French intrenchments near Beauport, with the Grenadiers of the army, July 31 1759 Vue de la chûte ou Saût de Montmorenci et de l'attaque des retrenchments Francois près de Beauport, par le Général Wolfe avec le Grenadiers de l'armée le 31 Juillet 1759 / / drawn on the spot by Capt. Hervey Smyth ; engraved by Wm. Elliot.

A view of the fall of Montmorenci and the attack made by General Wolfe...

Print shows British warships on the Saint Lawrence River disembark troops below cliffs at the Plains of Abraham, waterfall in the foreground. Title from item. Printed for John Bowles at No. 13 in Cornhill, Robe... more

A circumstantial account of an attack that happened on the 19th of April 1775, on his Majesty’s troops. By a number of the people of the Province of Massachusetts Bay. On Tuesday the 18th of April, about half past 10 at night, Lieutenant Colonel

A circumstantial account of an attack that happened on the 19th of Apr...

Positive Photostat.; A British account of Battle of Lexington.; Battle of Lexington. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Prin... more

[The surprise attack on Maestreicht(?)] / H.B.

[The surprise attack on Maestreicht(?)] / H.B.

Troops of the White King advancing on the fortress Marxreich(?). Restrike of original woodcut from 1512-1516 edition. Illus. from: Der weiss kunig. Wein : Auf kosten J. Kurzböckens, 1775, pl. 195. Illustrated B... more

The Attack and defeat of the American fleet under Benedict Arnold by the King's fleet commanded by Sir Guy Carleton upon Lake Champlain in "11th" of "Octr." 1776.

The Attack and defeat of the American fleet under Benedict Arnold by t...

Scale ca. 1:70,000. Manuscript, pen and ink. Relief shown by hachures. Date in title changed to "11th" of "Octr." Annotation added to title: From a sketch taken by an officer on the spot. Engraved by Wm. Faden,... more

Plan of the attack the rebels on Long Island, by an officer of the Army.

Plan of the attack the rebels on Long Island, by an officer of the Arm...

Scale ca. 1:125,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Annotated showing additional names in a different hand. Includes "Explanation." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1147 Available al... more

[A plan of the attack of Fort Sulivan, near Charles Town in South Carolina by a squadron of His Majesty's ships on the 28th day of June 1776, with the disposition of the King's land forces and the encampments and entrenchments of the rebels, from the drawings made on the spot.

[A plan of the attack of Fort Sulivan, near Charles Town in South Caro...

Scale ca. 1:25,500. Title from engraved map published by Faden in 1776. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Includes inset "Plan of the platform in Sullivan's Fort." Annotated by Lt. Colonel Thos. James of ... more

The attack on the fort on Sulivan's Island the 28 June 1776 / painted by Henry Gray.

The attack on the fort on Sulivan's Island the 28 June 1776 / painted ...

Drawing shows British ships firing on Fort Sullivan on Sullivan's Island, South Carolina. Title from item. Illus. in: Memoirs of the American Revolution ... / by John Drayton. Charleston : Printed by A.E. Mille... more

A Plan of the attack of Fort Sulivan, the key of Charlestown, in South Carolina, on the 28th. of June 1776. By His Majesty's squadron, commanded by Sir Peter Parker. By an officer on the spot.

A Plan of the attack of Fort Sulivan, the key of Charlestown, in South...

Scale ca. 1:20,700. Hand colored. Oriented with north to the right. British squadron represented pictorially. In lower margin: The following description of the attack of Fort Sulivan, was received in a letter f... more

The attack and defeat of the American fleet under Benedict Arnold, by the Kings fleet commanded by Captn. Thos. Pringle, upon Lake Champlain, the 11th of October, 1776.

The attack and defeat of the American fleet under Benedict Arnold, by ...

Scale ca. 1:70,000. Relief shown by hachures. Includes "An account of the expedition of the British fleet on Lake Champlain, under the command of Captain Thomas Pringle, and of the defeat of the rebel fleet, co... more

A plan of the attack of Fort Washington, now Fort Knyphausen, and of the American lines on New-York Island by the King's troops, on the 16th of November 1776.

A plan of the attack of Fort Washington, now Fort Knyphausen, and of t...

Scale ca. 1:20,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. Includes descriptive index. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1159 Available also through the Library of ... more

A plan of the attack of Fort Sulivan, near Charles Town in South Carolina : by a squadron of His Majesty's ships, on the 28th of June 1776, with the disposition of the King's land forces, and the encampments and entrenchments of the rebels from the drawings made on the spot /

A plan of the attack of Fort Sulivan, near Charles Town in South Carol...

Scale ca. 1:26,200. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789 1545 British squadron represented pictorially. Inset: Plan of the platform in Sulivans Fort, by Lt. Colonel Thos. James of the ... more

Sketth [sic] of the Hessian attack on Fort Washington under General Knypehausen on the 16th November 1776.

Sketth [sic] of the Hessian attack on Fort Washington under General Kn...

Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink (black and red). Relief shown by hachures. Shows route of march from Kingsbridge to the fort. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1164 Available also through the Librar... more

British camp at Trudruffrin from [sic] with the attack made by Major General Grey against the rebels near White Horse Tavern.

British camp at Trudruffrin from [sic] with the attack made by Major G...

Scale ca. 1:31,680. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Title annotated in pencil to read: British camp at Trudruffrin from the date with the attack made by Major General Grey agai... more

A topographical map of the northn. part of New York Island, exhibiting the plan of Fort Washington, now Fort Knyphausen, with the rebels lines to the southward, which were forced by the troops under the command of the Rt. Honble. Earl Percy, on the 16th Novr. 1776, and survey'd immediately after by order of His Lordship. To which is added the attack made to the northd. by the Hessians.

A topographical map of the northn. part of New York Island, exhibiting...

Scale ca. 1:20,000. Hand colored. Has watermark. Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes descriptive index. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/2; 700

British camp at Trudruffrin from the 18th. to the 21st. of September 1777, with the attack made by Major General Grey against the rebels near White Horse Tavern on the 20th. of September.

British camp at Trudruffrin from the 18th. to the 21st. of September 1...

Scale ca. 1:31,680. Relief shown by hachures. Includes references. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1342 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

Plan of the town with the attack on Bunkers-Hill in the peninsula of Charlestown, the 17th. of June 1775.

Plan of the town with the attack on Bunkers-Hill in the peninsula of C...

Scale ca. 1:19,000. Relief shown by hachures. Battle of Bunker Hill shown pictorially. From James Murray's Impartial history of the present war in America. v. 1. p. 431. Includes historical note on fires and in... more

Major General Arnold Wounded Dec. 31-1775 at the attack of Quebec.

Major General Arnold Wounded Dec. 31-1775 at the attack of Quebec.

Benedict Arnold, full-length portrait, wearing uniform, standing, facing slightly right, gesturing with right hand. Illus. in: An impartial history of the war in America, between Great Britain and her colonies,... more

Plan of the attack of Fort Clinton and Montgomery which where [sic] stormed by His Majesty's forces under the command of Sr. Henry Clinton, KB, the 6th of October 1777.

Plan of the attack of Fort Clinton and Montgomery which where [sic] st...

Scale ca. 1:21,120. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown by shading. Pictorial map. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1195 Available also through the Library of Congress Web si... more

A British sailor offering a sword to an unarmed Spanish officer to defend himself, at the attack of Fort Omoa, which was taken by escalade, on the 20 of Octr. 1779, under the command of Captn. Dalrymmple and Commodore Lutterell / Hamilton delin. ; Thornton sculp.

A British sailor offering a sword to an unarmed Spanish officer to def...

Title from item. Engraved for Barnard's New complete & authentic history of England. Illus. in: The new, comprehensive and complete history of England : ... / By Edward Barnard, esq., assisted by ... Mr. Millar... more

Plan of the attack of the Forts Clinton & Montgomery, upon Hudsons River, which were stormed by His Majesty's forces under the command of Sir Henry Clinton, K.B., on the 6th of Octr. 1777.

Plan of the attack of the Forts Clinton & Montgomery, upon Hudsons Riv...

Scale ca. 1:21,250. Hand colored. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Pictorial map. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1196 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a rast... more

Use of Electric Light at the Time of Attack on Bingyang, Korea

Use of Electric Light at the Time of Attack on Bingyang, Korea

Kobayashi Kiyochika (Japanese, 1847–1915) Meiji period (1868–1912)

[Submarine ("Submarine Vessel, Submarine Bombs and Mode of Attack") for the United States government. Submarine vessel, longitudinal section]

[Submarine ("Submarine Vessel, Submarine Bombs and Mode of Attack") fo...

Inscribed: Plate the first ; half an inch to a foot ; Robt. Fulton 1806.

[Submarine ("Submarine Vessel, Submarine Bombs and Mode of Attack") for the United States government. Water chambers, valves, water passages]

[Submarine ("Submarine Vessel, Submarine Bombs and Mode of Attack") fo...

Title devised by Library staff. Exhibited: American Treasures of the Library of Congress, 2004.

[Submarine ("Submarine Vessel, Submarine Bombs and Mode of Attack") for the United States government. Vessel under sail and anchored]

[Submarine ("Submarine Vessel, Submarine Bombs and Mode of Attack") fo...

"Plate the seventh." Signed and dated "Robert Fulton 1806."

Plan of the Attack of Ciudad Rodrigo

Plan of the Attack of Ciudad Rodrigo

Presenta el plano de la ciudad y sus inmediaciones

[Map of the camp of Lt. Col. John R. Campbell on the bank of the Mississinewa River, December 18, 1812 with details of attack by indians.]

[Map of the camp of Lt. Col. John R. Campbell on the bank of the Missi...

Relief shown pictorially. Shows the Miami's surprise attack on Lt. Col. Campbell's camp in Marion city region on December 18th, 1812. Title devised by cataloger. Pen-and-ink, and pencil. Minimal level catalogin... more

The troops disembarking to attack Fort Oswego, under the command of Genl. Drummond and Sir T. Yeo, Lake Ontario, May the 6th 1814 / / By Capt. Steele. 2d. Battn. Royal Marines

The troops disembarking to attack Fort Oswego, under the command of Ge...

Seascape drawing shows British sailors leaving their ships and rowing toward Fort Oswego on Lake Ontario during the War of 1812. The 2nd battalion of the Royal Marines, under Lieutenant General Sir George Gordo... more

William Moulder, August 28, 1815. Sworn statement from Nicholas Kosloff regarding the Aug. 25, 1815 attack upon him from James Alexander.

William Moulder, August 28, 1815. Sworn statement from Nicholas Koslof...

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Struck with the gallantry, skill, and decision, displayed by Sir Philip Bowes Vere Broke, Baronet, K.C.B. Commander of his Majesty's ship, the Shannon, in the attack, boarding, and capture of the American frigate, the Chesapeake ... / manufactured by S. Hougham & Co. ; Henry Meyer execudit.

Struck with the gallantry, skill, and decision, displayed by Sir Phili...

Print shows a design for a silver plateau containing laurels, Nereids, Triton, Neptune, Liberty, Victory, Commerce, and Britannia encircling HMS Shannon at sea. Title from item.

Lilthorpe's Gallant Attack on Street, Nuisances

Lilthorpe's Gallant Attack on Street, Nuisances

John Leech (British, London 1817–1864 London)

New method of assorting the mail, as practised by Southern slave-holders, or attack on the Post Office, Charleston, S.C.

New method of assorting the mail, as practised by Southern slave-holde...

A portrayal of the nocturnal raid on the Charleston post office by a mob of citizens and the burning of abolitionist mails found there in July 1835. Mail sacks are handed through a forced window of the ransack... more

Fanny Ellsler's last seranade or the soap-locks disgraceful attack upon the Germans

Fanny Ellsler's last seranade or the soap-locks disgraceful attack upo...

A riot scene: German parade musicians (possibly accompanying touring ballerina Fanny Elssler) are attacked and beaten with their own instruments by a gang of toughs (or "Soap-Locks" for the long, soaped hair lo... more

To the people of Madison County. The expected reply of Mr. G. T. M. Davis author of the address to the people of Madison County, of the 23d of April, on the approaching elections of August and November, to Mr. Krum's attack upon that address, wi

To the people of Madison County. The expected reply of Mr. G. T. M. Da...

Campaign.; Imprint. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 16, Folder 13.

The Loyal Ronin Crossing the Long Bridge to Embark for the Night Attack upon Moronao

The Loyal Ronin Crossing the Long Bridge to Embark for the Night Attac...

Utagawa Hiroshige (Japanese, Tokyo (Edo) 1797–1858 Tokyo (Edo)) Edo period (1615–1868)

Marion's brigade crossing the Pedee River, S.C.. 1778. On their way to attack the British force under Tarleton

Marion's brigade crossing the Pedee River, S.C.. 1778. On their way to...

Image shows Francis Marion "the Swamp Fox" and his band of men in boats preparing to cross the Pee Dee River.

To Tench Tilghman, Esq. In your attack upon Mr. Thomas, published in the Easton Gazette, your aim appears to be, to defeat his election and secure your own ... [Signed] A democrat. [1841?].

To Tench Tilghman, Esq. In your attack upon Mr. Thomas, published in t...

Political campaign.; Tilghman, Tench. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 30, Folder 21.

[Fortresses designed to enable defense against attack from any direction]

[Fortresses designed to enable defense against attack from any directi...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Trattato di archittetura civile e militare di Francesco di Giorgio Martini ... / Francesco di Giorgio Martini. Torino : Tip. Chirio e Mina, 1841, Tav. XXIII. Published... more

Map from "Refutation of Lieutenant Wellsted's Attack upon Lord Valentia's ... Work upon the Red Sea, with comparative diagrams, shewing the inventions of Bruce, etc"

Map from "Refutation of Lieutenant Wellsted's Attack upon Lord Valenti...

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map from "Refutation of Lieutenant Wellsted's Attack upon Lord Valentia's ... Work upon the Red Sea, with comparative diagrams, shewing the inventions of Bruce, etc"

map from "Refutation of Lieutenant Wellsted's Attack upon Lord Valenti...

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map from "Refutation of Lieutenant Wellsted's Attack upon Lord Valentia's ... Work upon the Red Sea, with comparative diagrams, shewing the inventions of Bruce, etc"

map from "Refutation of Lieutenant Wellsted's Attack upon Lord Valenti...

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map from "Refutation of Lieutenant Wellsted's Attack upon Lord Valentia's ... Work upon the Red Sea, with comparative diagrams, shewing the inventions of Bruce, etc"

map from "Refutation of Lieutenant Wellsted's Attack upon Lord Valenti...

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map from "Refutation of Lieutenant Wellsted's Attack upon Lord Valentia's ... Work upon the Red Sea, with comparative diagrams, shewing the inventions of Bruce, etc"

map from "Refutation of Lieutenant Wellsted's Attack upon Lord Valenti...

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map from "Refutation of Lieutenant Wellsted's Attack upon Lord Valentia's ... Work upon the Red Sea, with comparative diagrams, shewing the inventions of Bruce, etc"

map from "Refutation of Lieutenant Wellsted's Attack upon Lord Valenti...

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map from "Refutation of Lieutenant Wellsted's Attack upon Lord Valentia's ... Work upon the Red Sea, with comparative diagrams, shewing the inventions of Bruce, etc"

map from "Refutation of Lieutenant Wellsted's Attack upon Lord Valenti...

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