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" Now, of these three walls, the old one was hard to be taken, both by reason of the valleys, and of that hill on which it was built, and which was above them. But besides that great advantage, as to the place where they were situated, it was also built... "
The Genuine Works of Flavius Josephus: Containing three books of the Jewish ... - Page 19
by Flavius Josephus - 1824
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The seven books of the Jewish war, with two books against Apion, and a ...

Flavius Josephus - 1809
...Now, of thefe three walls, the old one was hard to be taken, both by reafon of the valleys, and ot that hill on which it was built, and which was above them. But befides that great advantage, as to the place where they were (¡mated, it was alfo built very (Irong...
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The works of Flavius Josephus. To which are added, 3 dissertations ..., Volume 4

Flavius Josephus - 1814
...they are every where unpassable. " 2. Now of these three walls, the old one was hard to be taken, hoth by reason of the valleys, and of that hill on which...following kings were very zealous about this work. Now that wall began on the north, at the tdwer called Hippicus, and extended as far as the Xistus,...
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The Genuine Works of Flavius Josephus, the Learned and Authentic ..., Volume 7

Flavius Josephus - 1815
...both sides, they are every where unpassable. 2. Now of these three walls, the old one was hard to be taken, both by reason of the valleys, and of that...But besides that great advantage, as to the place were they were situated, it was also built very strong ; because David and Solomon, and the following...
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The Genuine Works of Flavius Josephus, the Jewish Historian ..., Volume 4

Flavius Josephus - 1824
...on both sides, they are every where unpassable. Now of these three walls, the old one was hard to be taken, both by reason of the valleys, and of that...that great advantage, as to the place where they were situate, it was also built very strong : because David and Solomon, and the following kings, were very...
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The Works of Josephus--: Containing Twenty Books of the Jewish ..., Volume 2

Flavius Josephus - 1825
...both by reascc of the valleys, and ofthat hill on which it was built, and which was above 1. But besides that great advantage, as to the place where they were situated, iua also built very strong ; because David and Solomon, and the following kings, ere very zealous...
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Constable's miscellany of original and selected publications

Constable and co, ltd - 1829
...every where unpassable. " Now, of these three walls, " continues Josephus, " the old one was hard to be taken, both by reason of the valleys, and of that...following Kings, were very zealous about this work. Now, that wall began on the north, at the tower called " Hippicus," and extended as far as the " Xistus,"...
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The Holy Bible: According to the Authorized Version, Containing ..., Volume 2

1837
...historian aays: " Of these three walls the old one was hard to be taken ; both by reason of the valley smite those whom thou hast ta@ ^7 plai where they were situate, it was also built very strong: because David, and Solomon and the following...
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A gazetteer of the Old and New Testaments: to which is added the natural ...

William Fleming - 1838
...sentence of the passage now quoted, Josephus says, " Of these three walls the old one was hard to be taken, both by reason of the valleys, and of that...following kings, were very zealous about this work." After a more minute account of the walls, he adds, that " the city in its ultimate extension included...
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Eastern arts and antiquities mentioned in the sacred Scriptures

1840 - 366 pages
...Josephus says, " Of these three walls," (which were towards the north,) " the old one was hard to be taken, both by reason of the valleys and of that hill...that great advantage, as to the place where they were situate, it was also built very strong : because David, and Solomon, and the following kings, were...
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A Dictionary of Scripture Geography; Containing Illustrations of All the ...

John R. Miles - 1846 - 486 pages
...regard to the walls already spoken of, it is stated, of these three walls the old one was hard to be taken, both by reason of the valleys, and of that...following kings, were very zealous about this work. It is subsequently added, as the city grew more populous, it gradually crept beyond its old limits,...
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