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Map of Nicosia, Cyprus, during its siege by the Ottomans (1570). -

Map of Nicosia, Cyprus, during its siege by the Ottomans - CAMOCIO, Giovanni Francesco - TRAVELLERS' VIEWS - Places – Monuments – People Southeastern Europe – Eastern Mediterranean – Greece – Asia Minor – Southern Italy, century

Conventional plan of Nicosia with the Venetian walls . This plan was first published ca 1579 in Venice in the towns-book , Raccolta di le piu illustri et famose citta di tutto il mondo , by Francesco Valegio . Valegio's plan is based on a siege-plan of Nicosia published by Gamocio ca 1570 , but it eliminates all the pictorial elements concerning the siege and replaces the Turkish forces around the walls with cultivated land .

Nicosia had updated defenses based on the modern trace italienne concepts. Yet, it fell in two months and its garrison was slaughtered after surrendering in September of

Nicosia, Famagusta and Larnaca (?) as depicted on a map of Cyprus dated 1629.

Nicosia, Famagusta and Larnaca (?) as depicted on a map of Cyprus dated {via booksnbuildings}

The Venetian walls of Nicosia were built by the Venetians to defend the city in case of an Ottoman attack

Map of Nicosia with its new fortifications, made in 1597 by the Venetian Giacomo Franco

Pictorial Map of Nicosia - 1940s (From Spyros Zavros archives)

Pictorial Map of Nicosia - (From Spyros Zavros archives)

ΚΥΠΡΟΣ / CYPRUS - MAP - Alexander Drummond, 1754 .jpg

ΚΥΠΡΟΣ / CYPRUS - MAP - Alexander Drummond, 1754 .jpg

ΚΥΠΡΟΣ / CYPRUS - MAP - Joannes Oliva, 1622-1638 .jpg

ΚΥΠΡΟΣ / CYPRUS - MAP - Joannes Oliva, 1622-1638 .jpg

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Hamburg map by J Covens & C Mortier. The University of Hamburg

Nicosia Map - Tourist Attractions

Nicosia is the only divided capital city left in the world. It is divided by “green line” between North and South Cyprus

Uranus (Almeria) where the adventures of Captain Future took place, their transcription in the cartoon and the maps from the " The Worlds of Tomorrow " section of the original magazines.

A retrospective of the Planets which took place the adventures of Captain Future, their transcription in the cartoon as well as maps from the “The Worlds of Tomorrow” original magazines,

ΚΥΠΡΟΣ / CYPRUS - MAP - Ioannis Honter, 1561 .jpg

ΚΥΠΡΟΣ / CYPRUS - MAP - Ioannis Honter, 1561 .jpg

Mappa mundi Borgia or Tavola di Velletri Mappamondo borgiano (1430 ca.) Il cosiddetto mappamondo borgiano della Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana (Borgiano XVI) o Tavola di Velletri.   #TuscanyAgriturismoGiratola

Ancient World Maps: "Mappa mundi Borgia" or "Tavola di Velletri" is an engraved world map oriented with south at the top created in the first half of the century (ca. by an unknown author.

http://www.the-real-cyprus.com - Arabic wall inscription

http://www.the-real-cyprus.com - Arabic wall inscription

SecretCyprusTravel: The Church of "Panagia Faneromeni" at Nicosia!!  Read more at www.secretcyprustravel.blogspot.com

The fabulous iconostasis with some icons from the century at the Church of "Panagia Faneromeni" Nicosia, Cyprus

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