Machaerus - in ancient sources @ attalus.org
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- a fortress in Palestine, to the east of the Dead Sea
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Alexander Jannaeus builds a fortress at Machaerus.
The Romans defeat and capture Aristobulus at Machaerus.
and Alexandreium, and Machaerus, where her principal
fortress near to Corea, and Machaerus, near the mountai
fortresses, Hyrcania and Machaerus, and at last Alexandrei
had resolved to go to Machaerus, he dismissed those peo
and with them he fled to Machaerus, and fortified the plac
fortresses, Hyrcania and Machaerus, as he put Alexandreium
aware of it, and retreated to Machaerus.  And as for
and marched together to Machaerus;  and when the kin
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