Adrian Gheorghe Images taken from the second level of the fortress, looking from west to east. The second level, above it. Adrian Gheorghe An entry to the fortress. Unfortunately, since Shamela reformatted some of the material, page numbers archnet often inconsistent with their printed counterparts; readers must cross check the electronic files with the printed texts.
In the old fortress, there were three levels: Notice that it descends through the roof, just as a staircase would.
Every effort was made to have the new construction match the turkish women in archnet particulars. Google went around the United States and digitized the entire collections of dozens, perhaps hundreds of university libraries.
Dr Adrian Gheorghe and Alina Neagoe are members of the Alexis Project, which is a small group of people interested in preserving the prehistory and history of the Oltenia District of Romania, and increasing knowledge of this area of Romania, as well as other parts of Romania close by.
Adrian Gheorghe Note the similarity to the images of what was called the main entrance to turkish women fort at Ada Kaleh.
The material turkish women not searchable by keyword, so trying to browse through large amounts of material can be frustrating at times. Adrian Gheorghe This is a good photo of one of the windows in the outside walls of the fortress.
Adrian Gheorghe Above each window in the walls, there is a hole in the roof to the second level. Adrian Gheorghe A separate building to the fortress.
Adrian Gheorghe Diagram of the well inside the fortress. The Mosque originally had an integral minaret, and later when the separate better designed minaret was constructed, the builders also added a beautifully proportioned pagoda, as well as completing the flooding of the moat around the Mosque grounds.
Adrian Gheorghe Views from the roof of the second level to other parts of the fortress and the southern part of the island. They provided a way of storing food during winter. Note the structures in arched shape, which I believe are the roofs of storage areas for food.
However root cellars use the "heat bank" effect of large amounts of earth over them. Note the arched roof of this staircase. Adrian Gheorghe Images taken from the second level of the fort.
There is no regular transport, so a boat must be hired for the journey.
Most of the material is in Persian, save for an occasional Arabic text. Adrian Gheorghe Detail of the roof of the first level tunnel, and a photo to give an idea of the huge extent of these tunnels. The construction of this brick arch is similar in most ways to the entry gate shown on the right in the photo of a group of people at Old Ada Kaleh, but lacks the stone inner arch.
Adrian Gheorghe Images of the fortress, taken from the roof of the first level. Adrian Gheorghe Walking on the roof of the first level. Adrian Gheorghe These are "ghost" ships, moored in the Danube and abandoned.
Adrian Gheorghe Digital Mischief left: The right hand photograph was taken by taking a photograph through the hole in the wall shown in the left hand photograph. Users can search Shamela library by keyword or browse according to the following genres:I am surprised to see you did not include cytopix.com in your top 11 digitized collections for study of Middle East.
From Archnet’s website, “Archnet is a globally-accessible, intellectual resource archnet on architecture, urbanism, environmental and landscape design, visual culture, and conservation issues related to the Muslim world. The Beylerbeyi Palace (Turkish: Beylerbeyi Sarayı), Beylerbeyi meaning "Lord of Lords", is located in the Beylerbeyi neighbourhood of Üsküdar district in Istanbul, Turkey at the Asian side of the cytopix.com Imperial Ottoman summer residence built in the s, it is now situated immediately north of the Bosphorus Bridge.
Catnaps is a personal website and resource for islamic architecture, planning and design, photographs, the cassini and maraldi astronomer families and ww1 military history. Ottoman architecture is the architecture of the Ottoman Empire which emerged in Bursa and Edirne in 14th and 15th centuries.
The architecture of the empire developed from the earlier Seljuk architecture and was influenced by the Byzantine architecture, Armenian architecture, Iranian as well as Islamic Mamluk traditions after the conquest of Constantinople by the Ottomans.
The New Ada Kaleh on Șimian Island - During the construction of the Iron Gates dam, and before the rising waters flooded Ada Kaleh, some of the structures that were built on the island were relocated to the nearby Şimian Island, including part of the masonry of the fortress' catacombs, the Mosque, the bazaar, Mahmut Pasha's house, the graveyard and various other objects.Download