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Afrâsiyâb, who has dreamed of his defeat by the Iranians asks his sages to interpret his dream.

Afrâsiyâb, who has dreamed of his defeat by the Iranians asks his sage...

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.

Charlemagne's knights defeat the Saracens from BL Eg 3028, f. 98

Charlemagne's knights defeat the Saracens from BL Eg 3028, f. 98

Charlemagne's knights defeat the Saracens Image taken from f. 98 of Roman de Brut, a verse epitome (begins imperfectly) with continuation to Edward III; Destruction de Rome; Fierabras. Written in French.

Defeat of King Perdicas from BL Harley 4979, f. 84

Defeat of King Perdicas from BL Harley 4979, f. 84

Detail of a miniature of King Perdicas being defeated by Tholomeus. Image taken from f. 84 of Roman d'Alexandre (index Romance of Alexander), in prose, with lacunae. Written in French.

Defeat of Catiline from BL Royal 16 G VII, f. 229v

Defeat of Catiline from BL Royal 16 G VII, f. 229v

Detail of a miniature of the defeat of Catiline. Image taken from f. 229v of Les anciennes hystoires rommaines (A compilation of ancient history in two parts, each preceded by a table of contents: Part 1, l'His... More

Defeat of Manuel Comnenus from BL Royal 15 E I, f. 383

Defeat of Manuel Comnenus from BL Royal 15 E I, f. 383

Miniature of Manuel Comnenus defeated by the Turks, with a partial border and a foliate initial 'E'(n cellui). Image taken from f. 383 of Historia rerum in partibus transmarinis gestarum, in French, with contin... More

Defeat of the Roman army from BL Harley 4427, f. 181

Defeat of the Roman army from BL Harley 4427, f. 181

Half-page miniature of the Roman army defeated at the Forche Caudine, with a decorated initial 'A'. Image taken from f. 181 of 'Ab urbe condita', the first decade only. Written in French.

Defeat of Nureddin from BL Royal 15 E I, f. 335

Defeat of Nureddin from BL Royal 15 E I, f. 335

Miniature of the defeat of Nureddin by Geoffrey Martel of Anjou and Hugh of Lusignan, with a partial border and a foliate initial 'N'(oradin). Image taken from f. 335 of Historia rerum in partibus transmarinis ... More

Defeat of the prince of Orange from BL Royal 20 C IX, f. 61

Defeat of the prince of Orange from BL Royal 20 C IX, f. 61

Miniature of the army of the prince of Orange defeated by the French, with a partial border and a foliate initial 'E'(n ce temps). Image taken from f. 61 of Grandes Chroniques de France (Chronique de Charles VI... More

Defeat of Archelaus from BL Royal 20 D I, f. 354

Defeat of Archelaus from BL Royal 20 D I, f. 354

Bas-de-page miniature of the defeat of Archelaus at Chaeronea. Image taken from f. 354 of Histoire ancienne jusqu'à César, part 3 of the second redaction. Written in French.

Defeat of the Hasdrubal from BL Royal 20 D I, f. 279v

Defeat of the Hasdrubal from BL Royal 20 D I, f. 279v

Bas-de-page miniature of the defeat of Hasdrubal in Spain. Image taken from f. 279v of Histoire ancienne jusqu'à César, part 3 of the second redaction. Written in French.

Defeat of Caepio from BL Royal 20 D I, f. 334v

Defeat of Caepio from BL Royal 20 D I, f. 334v

Bas-de-page miniature of the defeat of Caepio by the Gauls. Image taken from f. 334v of Histoire ancienne jusqu'à César, part 3 of the second redaction. Written in French.

Defeat of the Gauls from BL Royal 20 D I, f. 269

Defeat of the Gauls from BL Royal 20 D I, f. 269

Bas-de-page miniature of the defeat of the Gauls. Image taken from f. 269 of Histoire ancienne jusqu'à César, part 3 of the second redaction. Written in French.

Defeat of the Saracens from BL Royal 19 D I, f. 233

Defeat of the Saracens from BL Royal 19 D I, f. 233

Miniature of the defeat of the Saracens by Philip. Image taken from f. 233 of Historia de proeliis, translated in French as La vraie ystoire dou bon roi Alixandre, and other romances. Written in French.

Defeat of Philip from BL Royal 20 B XX, f. 16v

Defeat of Philip from BL Royal 20 B XX, f. 16v

Detail of a miniature of the defeat of Philip by Pausanias. Image taken from f. 16v of Historia de proelis in a French translation (Le Livre et le vraye hystoire du bon roy Alixandre)(index Alexandre). Written in French.

Defeat of Cadwal from BL Royal 15 E IV, f. 180

Defeat of Cadwal from BL Royal 15 E IV, f. 180

Miniature of the defeat of Cadwal. Image taken from f. 180 of Anciennes et nouvelles chroniques d'Angleterre, volume 1. Written in French.

Defeat of Cadwal from BL Royal 15 E IV, f. 180

Defeat of Cadwal from BL Royal 15 E IV, f. 180

Detail of a miniature of the defeat of Cadwal. Image taken from f. 180 of Anciennes et nouvelles chroniques d'Angleterre, volume 1. Written in French.

Defeat of Catiline from BL Royal 16 G VIII, f. 67

Defeat of Catiline from BL Royal 16 G VIII, f. 67

Detail of a miniature of the defeat of Catiline. Image taken from f. 67 of Bellum Gallicum (Les commentaires de Cesar). Written in French.

Defeat of Catiline from BL Royal 16 G VIII, f. 67

Defeat of Catiline from BL Royal 16 G VIII, f. 67

Miniature of the defeat of Catiline. Image taken from f. 67 of Bellum Gallicum (Les commentaires de Cesar). Written in French.

Defeat of Helvetii from BL Royal 17 F II, f. 47v

Defeat of Helvetii from BL Royal 17 F II, f. 47v

Miniature of a defeat of the Helvetii by the Roman army, with a partial border. Image taken from f. 47v of La grant hystoire Cesar, i.e. Les faits des Romains, with additional texts. Written in French.

Defeat of Helvetii from BL Royal 17 F II, f. 47v

Defeat of Helvetii from BL Royal 17 F II, f. 47v

Miniature of a defeat of the Helvetii by the Roman army, with a partial border. Image taken from f. 47v of La grant hystoire Cesar, i.e. Les faits des Romains, with additional texts. Written in French.

Defeat of Sir Melyas from BL Royal 14 E III, f. 96

Defeat of Sir Melyas from BL Royal 14 E III, f. 96

Miniature of a mounted Sir Melyas being defeated in battle by an unknown knight, who takes away the gold crown which Sir Melyas found on a chair. Image taken from f. 96 of Estoire del Saint Graal, La Queste del... More

Defeat of Sir Melyas from BL Royal 14 E III, f. 96

Defeat of Sir Melyas from BL Royal 14 E III, f. 96

Detail of a miniature of a mounted Sir Melyas being defeated in battle by an unknown knight, who takes away the gold crown which Sir Melyas found on a chair. Image taken from f. 96 of Estoire del Saint Graal, L... More

Plate 18: Saul's Suicide after His Defeat by the Philistines, from 'The Battles of the Old Testament'

Plate 18: Saul's Suicide after His Defeat by the Philistines, from 'Th...

Antonio Tempesta (Italian, Florence 1555–1630 Rome)

Plate 5: The Defeat of the Ethiopians, from 'The Battles of the Old Testament,'

Plate 5: The Defeat of the Ethiopians, from 'The Battles of the Old Te...

Antonio Tempesta (Italian, Florence 1555–1630 Rome)

The Defeat of the Cormorants

The Defeat of the Cormorants

Louis Testelin (French, Paris 1615–1655 The Hague)

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

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

William Humphrey - The Defeat of the High & Mighty Bailissimo Corbettino.... Caricature, England.

William Humphrey - The Defeat of the High & Mighty Bailissimo Corbetti...

Thomas Rowlandson (British, London 1757–1827 London)

Proposals for publishing by subscription the life of Major General Andrew Jackson, comprising a full history of the late war in the south, from the commencement of the hostilities with the Creek Indians, to the defeat of the British before New O

Proposals for publishing by subscription the life of Major General And...

On verso: 2-90.244.20. 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 174, Folder 4a.

Wayne's defeat of the Indians / Lossing-Barritt.

Wayne's defeat of the Indians / Lossing-Barritt.

Anthony Wayne's defeat of the Indians, at the Battle of Fallen Timbers, near Toledo, Ohio, August 20, 1794.

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.

Defeat of General Braddock, in the French and Indian War, in Virginia in 1755 / John Andrew, sc.

Defeat of General Braddock, in the French and Indian War, in Virginia ...

Illustration shows Indians armed with rifles in a forest; in background British soldiers. Title from item. Illus. in: Ballou's pictorial, v. 9 ( 1855 July 7), p. 16. Wood engraving after a work by Billings (pos... More

[Gen. Wm. Walker's Exp. in Nicaragua]: Hacienda of Santa Rosa, Costa Rica, scene of Schlessinger's defeat [Mar. 19]

[Gen. Wm. Walker's Exp. in Nicaragua]: Hacienda of Santa Rosa, Costa R...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 2, no. 28 (1856 June 21), p. 25.

To the electors of the city of New-York. The defeat of Fernando Wood at the coming election for mayor is the duty of every one who has an interest in the welfare of New-York ... [New York, Nov. 1859].

To the electors of the city of New-York. The defeat of Fernando Wood a...

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 122, Folder 34.

Battle of Baker's Creek, May 16 - defeat of the rebels under Pemberton, by General Grant

Battle of Baker's Creek, May 16 - defeat of the rebels under Pemberton...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 16, no. 402 (1863 June 13), p. 180.

[Map of the defeat of the Confederate ship Alabama by the U.S. steamer Kearsarge on June 19, 1864, off Cherbourg, France].

[Map of the defeat of the Confederate ship Alabama by the U.S. steamer...

Scale ca. 1:41,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 703 From. Report on the Secretary of the Navy, with an appendix, containing reports from officers. December, 1864). opp. p. 630. Map shows the "Position of the K... More

Tree of Noche Triste, where Cortez hid on the night of his defeat, Mexico

Tree of Noche Triste, where Cortez hid on the night of his defeat, Mex...

No. 1085. Copyright by Kilburn Brothers. Title from item.

Shall we call home our troops? "We intend to beat the negro in the battle of life & defeat means one thing--EXTERMINATION" - Birmingham (Alabama) News

Shall we call home our troops? "We intend to beat the negro in the bat...

Reaction of radical South toward Negro after North does not follow up her promises to the Negro. Wood engraving by C.S.R. Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, 1875 Jan. 9. Ref. copy may be in LOT 4422 H. This record con... More

[Cartoon relating to Republican defeat of Tammany Hall candidates in 1875 elections: "Tammany's Waterloo" trumpeting elephant standing on crushed remnants of "Reformed Tammany Hall"] / Th. Nast.

[Cartoon relating to Republican defeat of Tammany Hall candidates in 1...

Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, 1875 Nov. 20. Reference copy may be in LOT 4405. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Tammany Hall; Pol. elections...; Cartoons, US Nov... More

Sketch of the battlefield of Logan's Cross Roads and of the enemys fortified position at and opposite Mill Spring, Ky. to which he retreated after his defeat, Major General George H. Thomas comdg. the U.S. forces, General G. B. Crittenden comdg. the Confed. Forces, Jan. 19th 1862.

Sketch of the battlefield of Logan's Cross Roads and of the enemys for...

Relief shown by hachures. Map of Logan's Cross Roads indicates four positions of Union and Confederate soldiers, troop camps, location of graves, roads, drainage, vegetation, houses, and fences. Map of Mill Spr... More

Montana - the Nez Percé War - incidents in the defeat and capture of Chief Joseph by General Nelson A. Miles General Miles charging the Indian camp - the dash into the ravine / / from sketches by G.M. Holland.

Montana - the Nez Percé War - incidents in the defeat and capture of C...

Nez Percé War, Montana. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 45, no. 1153 (1877 November 3), p. 141 (top).

Montana - the Nez Perces War - Incidents in the defeat and capture of Chief Joseph by General Nelson A. Miles / from sketches by G.M. Holland.

Montana - the Nez Perces War - Incidents in the defeat and capture of ...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 45, no. 1153 (1877 Nov. 3), p. 141 (whole page)

Montana - the Nez Percé War - incidents in the defeat and capture of Chief Joseph by General Nelson A. Miles Surrender of Chief Joseph and his principal warriors at General Miles's headquarters, October 5-6 / / from sketches by G.M. Holland.

Montana - the Nez Percé War - incidents in the defeat and capture of C...

Chief Joseph handing rifle to General Nelson Miles as a gesture of surrender. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 45, no. 1153 (1877 November 3), p. 141 (bottom).

And the blow almost killed him

And the blow almost killed him

No accession number. Published in: Washington post. This catalog record contains preliminary or unverified data from a project done in BRS software, ca. 1985. mm / 860221.

Demonstration before Royal Palace, after Grecian Army's defeat, War 1897, Athens, Greece

Demonstration before Royal Palace, after Grecian Army's defeat, War 18...

Large crowd. Stereo copyrighted by Underwood & Underwood (J.F. Jarvis, publisher). This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Demonstrations 1897; Gr. Athens 1898; Greco... More

Defeat the Kaiser and his U-boats--Victory depends on which fails first, food or frightfulness--Waste nothing / Steele ; United States Food Administration.

Defeat the Kaiser and his U-boats--Victory depends on which fails firs...

Poster showing a dark figure [Kaiser?] and a U-boat, with a burning vessel sinking in the distance. OC.

Ceremonies - France - Peace celebrations in Paris. A trio of our brave defendors carried by crowds which gathered almost simultaneously with the news of Germany's defeat, and marched in a continous procession through the streets of the French capital

Ceremonies - France - Peace celebrations in Paris. A trio of our brave...

Photographer: Underwood & Underwood Ceremonies - France

"America, the hope of all who suffer, the dread of all who wrong," Whittier. Save food and defeat frightfulness / Paus.

"America, the hope of all who suffer, the dread of all who wrong," Whi...

Red Cross nurse with wounded and needy people, including a soldier and a mother holding a child, all gesturing toward the quote from Whittier.

Balloons - In the Theatre of Operations - A U-Boat spotter. Will it go under the bridge? A balloon of type that helped greatly in defeat of German U-Boats is in tow of a British warship at Forth Bridge

Balloons - In the Theatre of Operations - A U-Boat spotter. Will it go...

Photographer: Underwood & Underwood Balloons - In the Theatre of Operations

"America, the hope of all who suffer, the dread of all who wrong," Whittier. Save food and defeat frightfulness / Paus.

"America, the hope of all who suffer, the dread of all who wrong," Whi...

Red Cross nurse with wounded and needy people, including a soldier and a mother holding a child, all gesturing toward the quote from Whittier. United States Food Administration.

On the boat to Constantinople and Greece was the pet horse of the Queen of Romania. Travelling first class as of royal blood it was on its way to the Queen of Greece daughter of Marie of Roumania Huge Montenegrins in gorgeous native costumes have for years have been the guards of the Pera Palace in Constantinople. They have protected many distinguished guests of the hotel and to-day in this picture were waiting for Ismet Pasha the Turkish peace delegate who taught diplomacy to Europe's best, and out of defeat on the battlefield brought victory at the council table.

On the boat to Constantinople and Greece was the pet horse of the Quee...

Photographs show the Queen Marie of Romania's horse in a stall on a boat with attendant and two Montenegrin guards outside the entrance to the Pera Palace Hotel, waiting for İsmet İnönü (Ismet Pasha), Istanbul... More

Hunger, the price of defeat / World Telegram & Sun photo by Emil Reynolds.

Hunger, the price of defeat / World Telegram & Sun photo by Emil Reyno...

Photograph shows two Berliners searching for food in a garbage dump.

Up Goes the American Flag, Raised by Victorious U.S. Marines Over the Capital of Korea to Signify the Defeat of Communist Forces in Seoul

Up Goes the American Flag, Raised by Victorious U.S. Marines Over the ...

Original Caption: Up goes the American Flag, raised by victorious U. S. Marines over the capital of Korea to signify the defeat of communist forces in Seoul. 1stMarDiv. "E" Co., 5th Marines. Photog: Sgt. Ke... More

Your Advice Can Spell Victory or Defeat

Your Advice Can Spell Victory or Defeat

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Distribution Center: Multiple Post: USIS - Saigon Propaganda Posters Distributed in Asia, Latin America and the Middle East

A port bow view of the Olwen Class fleet oiler HMS OLMEDA (A-124) tied up to the jetty at the Portsmouth Naval Base. To the left, behind the bow of the OLMEDA, is Lord Nelson's historic flagship, HMS VICTORY, upon which the first Sea Lord was killed at the Battle of Trafalgar in 1805. This was the battle that made England the ruler of the seven seas following the complete defeat of the French and Spanish Fleets

A port bow view of the Olwen Class fleet oiler HMS OLMEDA (A-124) tied...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Portsmouth Country: England / Great Britain (ENG) Scene Camera Operator: Don S. Montgomery, USN (Ret.) Release Status: Released to Public Combine... More

Military Photographer of the Year Winner 1998 Title: Fun Defeat Category: Combat Camera Place: Honorable Mention Combat Camera For some field entertainment, Japan Ground Self Defense Force soldiers convinced their largest platoon member to challenge his U.S. Marine equivalent. Immediately defeated, his only reaction was a humorous face for photographers

Military Photographer of the Year Winner 1998 Title: Fun Defeat Catego...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Matt Hevezi Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Captain Joseph Pastorello, right, from Anaheim, California and assigned to Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, used a calculated style to defeat SENIOR AIRMAN Delbert J. Freeborn from Durant, Indiana during the 27th Annual Air Force Boxing Championships held at Kelly Air Force Base

Captain Joseph Pastorello, right, from Anaheim, California and assigne...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Kelly Air Force Base State: Texas (TX) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Lance Cheung, USAF Release Status: Re... More

Operations at work in the Warrior Preparation Center, Air Operations Center, Ramstein Air Base, Germany, during exercise UNION FLASH 01.  This center injects very realistic war fighting scenarios to training audiences, then fights to defeat them.  The USAFE (US Air Force in Europe) sponsored exercise UNION FLASH 01 to train the Joint Force Air Component Commander, The Joint Air Operations Center and the USAREUR (US Army Europe) Battlefield Coordination Element using computer simulation and state-of-the-art software programs in the art of war planning and execution

Operations at work in the Warrior Preparation Center, Air Operations C...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: UNION FLASH 01 Base: Ramstein Air Base State: Rheinland-Pfalz Country: Deutschland / Germany (DEU) Scene Major Command Shown... More

Colonel (COL) Ron Shoopman, USAF, 162nd Fighter Wing, Commander, Arizona Air National Guard, Tucson, rallying his troops during Commander's Call, that the unit will rise to any challenge asked of them to defeat those responsible for the terrorist attacks against the World Trade Center and the Pentagon on September 11, 2001

Colonel (COL) Ron Shoopman, USAF, 162nd Fighter Wing, Commander, Arizo...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Tucson State: Arizona (AZ) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Major Command Shown: AZANG Scene Camera Operator: TSGT David G. Neve, U... More

Captured US Army (USA) Soldiers from the 130th Engineering Battalion, Puerto Rico National Guard, acting as Opposing Forces, bow to their comrades in defeat near a roadside, during Convoy Ambush Training, conducted at Salinas, Puerto Rico (PR)

Captured US Army (USA) Soldiers from the 130th Engineering Battalion, ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Santiago State: Puerto Rico (PR) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Michelle A. Sosa, CIV Release Status: Relea... More

Captured US Army (USA) Soldiers from the 130th Engineering Battalion, Puerto Rico National Guard, acting as Opposing Forces, bow to their comrades in defeat near a roadside, during Convoy Ambush Training, conducted at Salinas, Puerto Rico (PR)

Captured US Army (USA) Soldiers from the 130th Engineering Battalion, ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Santiago State: Puerto Rico (PR) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Melissa J. Stevens, CIV Release Status: Rel... More

Captured US Army (USA) Soldiers from the 130th Engineering Battalion, Puerto Rico National Guard, acting as Opposing Forces, bow to their comrades in defeat near a roadside, during Convoy Ambush Training, conducted at Salinas, Puerto Rico (PR)

Captured US Army (USA) Soldiers from the 130th Engineering Battalion, ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Santiago State: Puerto Rico (PR) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Melissa J. Stevens, CIV Release Status: Rel... More

040824-F-1740G-006 (Aug. 24, 2004)US Air Force (USAF) SENIOR AIRMAN Edward Youmans, an electronic countermeasures technician from the 8th Maintenance Squadron (MXS), Kunsan Air Base (AB), Korea (KOR), uses a screwdriver to check an ALQ-184 ECM pod during routine inspection. The pods are used by USAF F-16 Fighting Falcons aircraft to defeat sophisticated anti-aircraft defense systems.U.S. Air Force official photo by MASTER Sergeant Val Gempis (RELEASED)

040824-F-1740G-006 (Aug. 24, 2004)US Air Force (USAF) SENIOR AIRMAN Ed...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Kunsan Air Base Country: Republic Of Korea (KOR) Scene Camera Operator: MSGT Val Gempis, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined Militar... More

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