Masada (מצדה metzadá "fortress") is an ancient fortification in the Southern
District of Israel situated on top of an isolated rock plateau, akin to a mesa, on ...
Masada (Hebrew for fortress) is a place of gaunt and majestic beauty that has
become one of the Jewish people's greatestsymbols as the place where the last ...
Masada was Herod's royal citadel and later the last outpost of Zealots during the
Jewish Revolt. The citadel was a site of the most dramatic and symbolic act in ...
Masada. Masada is a rugged natural fortress, of majestic beauty, in the Judaean
Desert overlooking the Dead Sea. It is a symbol of the ancient kingdom of Israel,
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As we have seen above, the Sicarians had occupied Masada -the name means '
citadel'- in the Judaean desert, a fortress situated on a single standing plateau ...
Photos and description of the ancient site of Masada, Herod's fortress.
The declared World Heritage Site of Massada and its tragically-ending story of
perseverance, is one of the most magnificent and frequently-toured places in ...
Apr 13, 2013 ... When you glance at it from the highway, Masada looks much like any other
mountain in the Judean desert. Yet it was on these heights, and in ...
Nov 17, 2015 ... What do we know about the Roman siege of Masada? We must consider both the
account given by Josephus and the surviving archaeological ...