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With the right push, it could take you to just about anywhere — to distant tribal forts, to army bases in Waziristan and to hidden corners of the cities.
REVISITING PAKISTAN’S TANGLE OF CONTRADICTIONS AND VIOLENCEBILAL QURESHIDECEMBER 11, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Digging into Des Moines HistoryDes Moines traces its modern-day history back to May of 1843, when Captain James Allen supervised construction of a fort at the place where the Des Moines and Raccoon Rivers merge.
DES MOINES : COME AND SEE ALL THAT THE CAPITAL CITY HAS TO OFFER!LGBTQ-EDITORNOVEMBER 22, 2020NO STRAIGHT NEWS
The blanket-draped fort served as the actress’s workstation, with a host of audio producers providing directions via video conference.
‘CALL OF DUTY’ VOICE ACTORS SPENT THE SUMMER ON VIDEO CALLS LIKE THE REST OF USMIKE HUMENOVEMBER 11, 2020WASHINGTON POST
This year, when Davis was asked to hold down the fort without James on the floor in the regular season, the Lakers weren’t anything special, getting outscored by 3 points per 100 possessions, per NBA Advanced Stats.
LEBRON AND AD ARE THE HEROES. BUT THE SUM OF THIS LAKERS CLUB WAS MORE THAN ITS SUPERSTAR PARTS.CHRIS HERRING (CHRIS.HERRING@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)OCTOBER 12, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
While the liberation of towns and forts is rewarding, it does get repetitive.
IN GHOST OF TSUSHIMA, HONOR IS YOUR GREATEST FOEPATRICK LUCAS AUSTINJULY 14, 2020TIME
After an eight weeks' siege, a breach having been made, the city surrendered, and a month later the fort followed the example.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
The Mexican artillery soon laid a part of the fort in ruins.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
They soon retired, however, as the Fort was in danger of being attacked from another side.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
He had been wont to do this on other occasions, because the enemy with nine ships was within sight of the fort.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XX, 1621-1624VARIOUS
De l peu d'heures il mourut entre mes mains fort chrestiennement.
THE JESUIT RELATIONS AND ALLIED DOCUMENTS, VOL. II: ACADIA, 1612-1614VARIOUS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO FORT

  • barriers
  • bastilles
  • castles
  • citadels
  • forts
  • garrisons
  • ramparts
  • redoubts
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