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And I will make a circle round about thee, and I will cast up a rampart against thee, and raise up bulwarks to besiege thee.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
A white flag waved on the rampart, and the drums of the garrison beat the chamade.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
Gerona had at one time been a fortress, but it was now simply covered with a feeble rampart.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
In 207 onwards, Severus built a new wall along the line of Hadrian's rampart.
THE TOWNS OF ROMAN BRITAINJAMES OLIVER BEVAN
They reached the foot of the rampart, and by the stairway of a tower that was left unguarded, they mounted onto the curtain-wall.
THE MERRIE TALES OF JACQUES TOURNEBROCHEANATOLE FRANCE
In any case the walls of St. Denis Abbey are a sure rampart against infernal power, and what is more to be dreaded, mark you!
BALSAMO, THE MAGICIANALEXANDER DUMAS
A rampart of earth with a ditch defended these, and as the place grew, the outworks became more extensive.
BELGIUMGEORGE W. T. (GEORGE WILLIAM THOMSON) OMOND
Its ramparts are of stone, and its north rampart coincides with the great wall of Hadrian.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, PART 3VARIOUS
This rampart of dwellings was in the shape of a rectangle, and enclosed a large square or plaza containing a noble reservoir.
OVERLANDJOHN WILLIAM DE FOREST
What they now saw was a rampart which ran along the brow of the bluff for several hundred yards.
OVERLANDJOHN WILLIAM DE FOREST
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