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The tomb of Adam underneath Calvary in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre (Chapel of Adam). According to Jewish and Christian tradition, Shem and Melchizedek guided by angels travelled to the spot whre Noah's Ark was, took Adam's body and, guided by angels, buried it at the site of Calvary in Jerusalem.
Aqueduct on the foot of Mount Lebanon. According to the legend it was built by Godfrey of Bouillon, leader of the First Crusade.
Tags: Animals, Aqueducts, Camels, Crusaders, Crusades, Donkeys, Goats, Godfrey of Bouillon, Horses, Human types, Kadisha / Abu Ali river, Knights Templar, Lebanon, Mount Lebanon, Mountains, Natural environment, Nobility, Oxen, Rivers, Shepherds, Social sphere and everyday life, Tripoli (Lebanon), Views
1. View of Bagras Castle at Alexandretta (today Iskenderun). According to the legend, it was built by Gοdfrey of Bouillon, leader of the First Crusade. 2. View of the port of Alexandretta. 3. View of the bay of Tripoli, Lebanon. 4. Remains of the Cilician Gates.
Tags: Amanian Gate, Architecture and built environment, Asia Minor, Bagras Castle, Castles and fortresses, Cilicia, Cilician Gates, Crusaders, Gates, Godfrey of Bouillon, Gulfs and bays, Iskenderun / Alexandretta, Knights Templar, Lebanon, Maps, Ports, Ptolemy I Soter or Lagides, Ruins, Tripoli (Lebanon), Turkey, Views
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