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The leaders of the two Jewish tribes of Medina meet and discuss plans to kill Muhammad.

The leaders of the two Jewish tribes of Medina meet and discuss plans ...

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.

Sa'd plans to murder Mus'ab and As'ad.

Sa'd plans to murder Mus'ab and As'ad.

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.

[Milan Cathedral, plan, elevation, and architectural elements from handbook on classical architecture]

[Milan Cathedral, plan, elevation, and architectural elements from han...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: De architectura / Vitruvius Pollio ; tr. & ed. by Cesare Cesariano. [Como : Impressa p G. de Pōte, a la spese e instantia del magnifico d. A. Gallo e del nobile d. A. ... more

[Architectural plan and elevation of a bridge showing piers, arches, and columns]

[Architectural plan and elevation of a bridge showing piers, arches, a...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: L'architettvra di Leonbatista Alberti / tr. by Cosimo Bartoli. Firenze : Appresso L. Torrentino, 1550. Published in: The tradition of technology : Landmarks of Western... more

Die ander Figur in dern die Schlachtordnungen von allerseits Armaten abgerissen Ioann Sadeler ; Cum privill. Caesareo ad X

Die ander Figur in dern die Schlachtordnungen von allerseits Armaten a...

Birds-eye view print shows plan of the troop locations during the battle outside of Prague. Print dated 1621. Locations and activities in print numbered 1-57. Title from caption at top of print. Descriptive key... more

Seeschlacht bei den Dardanellen Ao. 1656

Seeschlacht bei den Dardanellen Ao. 1656

Print shows a birds eye view of ships in a harbor and additional ships in the foreground. The Venetians alligned with the Knights Hospitalier from Malta were victorious over Ottoman forces in a two-day battle o... more

Attacco e presa del Castello di Cronenburg fatta dal Generale Conte Vrangel G. Bouttats, sc

Attacco e presa del Castello di Cronenburg fatta dal Generale Conte Vr...

Birds-eye view print shows ships in the harbor and in the inlet between Kronborg castle and Helsingør looking out from Copenhagen, Denmark. Swedish general Carl Gustav Wrangel attacked and the castle was under ... more

Villa Viziola

Villa Viziola

Birds-eye view print shows plan with troop formations outside of a town identified as "Villa Viziola." [Vila Viçosa] in Portugal. Under the Marquis of Caracena, Spanish troops captured the village from the Port... more

Zekelhyd = Zechelit Situato tre leghe da Varadmo fortissmo fabricato di mattoni cun acqua nella fossa e' paludi all' entorno

Zekelhyd = Zechelit Situato tre leghe da Varadmo fortissmo fabricato d...

Birds-eye view print shows plan of the fortress of Săcueni (Romania) surrounded by swamp, [ca. 1670?]. The fortress was later completely destroyed. Title from caption at top left corner of the print. Reference ... more

Campement der Kayserlich- und Hohen Allijerten Armee, zwischen Heilbrun und Lauffen sambt dero Retranchement Ao. 1693 Erklärung der Ziffern

Campement der Kayserlich- und Hohen Allijerten Armee, zwischen Heilbru...

Print shows a plan identifying troop formations, cities and landmarks along the Neckar River between Heilbronn, Horcheim and Lauffen in 1693. Locations and activities in the print are numbered 1-62 with explana... more

Plattegronden van Gent, Aalst, Brugge en Oostende, ca. 1702

Plattegronden van Gent, Aalst, Brugge en Oostende, ca. 1702

Maps of Ghent, Aalst, Bruges and Ostend, ca. 1702

Two battles on the Danube in 1703 and 1704

Two battles on the Danube in 1703 and 1704

Two prints glued together show the maps of the areas of two sites along the Danube River where battles were fought in 1703 and 1704. The top print shows a map along the Danube River between Gundelfingen and Don... more

Wahrhaffte Vorstellung und Relation von der English-Holländisch und hohen Alliirten Generals en Chef, Duc de Marlborough, Feldmarschals d'Ouverkerck und Herrn Erb-Printzens von Hessen Cassel Hoch-Fürstliche Durchl. etc. bey Forcirung der feindlichen Linien an der Maas den 18. Julii 1705 durch Göttliche Fügung erhaltenen so grossen Victori und darauf erfolgten glücklichen Successen

Wahrhaffte Vorstellung und Relation von der English-Holländisch und ho...

Birds-eye view print shows plan of the battlefied with troop locations between Mechelen and Loeven. Depiction of the battle outside of Hallishem, Belgium between the Gete and Meus (Maas) rivers. Key activities ... more

Plan waer in gerepresenteert is de attaque de welke den 18 july 1705 door de gedetacheerde troupen der geallieerde leegers, onder syn Grootheyt den Heer Hertogh van Marlboroug ende de heer Veldt Marechal van Ouverkerke gedaen is op de France Lignes ontrent Heilesheim

Plan waer in gerepresenteert is de attaque de welke den 18 july 1705 d...

Print shows map of the battlefield between Heilesheim, Germany and Landen, Leuwen and Tienen in Belgium. Print also shows the Becke, Geete and Gias rivers and the location of numerous small villages in the regi... more

Atlas portatif, ou, le nouveau theatre de la guerre en Europe : contenant les cartes geographiques, avec les plans des villes & forteresses les plus exposées aux revolutions presentes : accompagné d'une nouvellle methode pour apprendre facilement la geographie & la chronologie des potentats.

Atlas portatif, ou, le nouveau theatre de la guerre en Europe : conten...

Date on title page of 1706, date on leaves [49] and [59] of 1708. Phillips 2820 Vellum covered boards and vellum spine attached to modern pink cloth spine. Available also through the Library of Congress Web sit... more