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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Masada

Masada (Hebrew: מצדה metsada "fortress") is an ancient fortification in the Southern District of Israel situated on top of an isolated rock plateau, akin to a mesa.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Siege_of_Masada

The siege of Masada was one of the final events in the First Jewish–Roman War, occurring from 73 to 74 CE on a large hilltop in current-day Israel. The siege ...

www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/masada-desert-fortress

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 ...

whc.unesco.org/en/list/1040

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,  ...

mosaic.lk.net/g-masada.html

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 ...

www.timesofisrael.com/archaeologists-get-set-to-dig-at-masada-after-11-year-hiatus

For the first time in over a decade, archaeologists are commencing new excavations atop Masada, studying previously untouched areas of the legendary desert ...

www.timesofisrael.com/masada-tragic-fortress-in-the-sky

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 the middle of this ...

www.bibleplaces.com/masada

Photos and description of the ancient site of Masada, Herod's fortress.

www.haaretz.com/israel-news/1.789492

May 16, 2017 ... Looking down from the Masada plateau to a tower built below the fortress Moshe Gilad The climb up to Masada, if you forgo the cable car.