The Heliopolis at Rhodes (304 BC) Siege towers had existed since Assyrian times, but this was the largest one of ancient times at 130-140ft (40-43m) high and with a base 72ft (22m) square. In action it was brought up within missile range of the walls, supplying suppressing fire against the defenders. The large stone-thrower could even destroy ramparts and curtain-walls.
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Reconstruction of life in a Linear Pottery Culture village by Karol Schauer
The Samal are the poorest and least independent of the major Muslim groups. They serve as the “loyal commoners” in the hierarchy of Muslim minorities. Their lives are literally over the sea, where the villages stand on stilts above the coastal waters
PRINCESS URDUJA- a female phil. heroine during pre spanish era
The history Warrior Women and the Female Leaders of the Philippines is detailed in Dan Inosanto's book “The Filipino Martial Arts”: “The Philippines h... - Christopher Vallo - Google+ #filipinotattooswarriors
Interesting Very early period reconstructions of grave finds. These coat remind me of The Birka coat and dress finds. This website seems to specialize in Eastern Europe. I think the striping on the coats is very interesting.