Al-Mudiq Castle sits on a large hill

Al-Mudiq Castle sits on a large hill

Vaulted room in the Citadel of Damascus

Vaulted room in the Citadel of Damascus

In the vicinity of a small town/village on the slope of a natural rock, possibly in the Afrin region

In the vicinity of a small town/village on the slope of a natural rock, possibly in the Afrin region

Ruin of a double room house in the village Qalʿat Najm

Ruin of a double room house in the village Qalʿat Najm

Small vaulted passageway, Qalʿat Harim

Small vaulted passageway, Qalʿat Harim

View from Qalʿat Ibn Maʿn towards the Valley of the Tombs

View from Qalʿat Ibn Maʿn towards the Valley of the Tombs

View from south, Qalʿat Ibn Maʿn

View from south, Qalʿat Ibn Maʿn

A side of Qalʿat Ibn Maʿn

A side of Qalʿat Ibn Maʿn

A view from Qalʿat Shumaymis towards the surrounding plains

A view from Qalʿat Shumaymis towards the surrounding plains

Safita, The Donjon of the Templars with a chapel in the ground floor

Safita, The Donjon of the Templars with a chapel in the ground floor

Machicolations on the wall of Damascus Citadel

Machicolations on the wall of Damascus Citadel

Temporary title for Image 68390

Temporary title for Image 68390

View from the highest part of Qalʿat Ibn Maʿn towards the Valley of the Tombs

View from the highest part of Qalʿat Ibn Maʿn towards the Valley of the Tombs

Stonework in the Citadel of Damascus

Stonework in the Citadel of Damascus

View to northeast, Qalʿat Ibn Maʿn

View to northeast, Qalʿat Ibn Maʿn

The northern wall of the Damascus Citadel

The northern wall of the Damascus Citadel

The northern wall of the Damascus Citadel

The northern wall of the Damascus Citadel

An inscription on the wall of Damascus Citadel

An inscription on the wall of Damascus Citadel

Restoration works at the Citadel of Damascus

Restoration works at the Citadel of Damascus

The citadel of Damascus during the restoration in 1985

The citadel of Damascus during the restoration in 1985

Part of Qalʿat al-Qadmus

Part of Qalʿat al-Qadmus

A side of Qalʿat Ibn Maʿn

A side of Qalʿat Ibn Maʿn

Vaulted entrance, Qalʿat Harim from the interior

Vaulted entrance, Qalʿat Harim from the interior

Part of the ruins of Qalʿat Harim

Part of the ruins of Qalʿat Harim

House with mud decoration as door framing in the village of Qalʿat Najm, that was flooded by the Tishrin dam

House with mud decoration as door framing in the village of Qalʿat Najm, that was flooded by the Tishrin dam

Part of a decorated wooden door with ‘Ajami decoration from the Damascus Room in the Dresden Museum for Ethnology

Part of a decorated wooden door with ‘Ajami decoration from the Damascus Room in the Dresden Museum for Ethnology

Damage pattern, detachment thru shrapnel on stone surface in the Great Umayyad Mosque in Aleppo

Fig. 15, Catalogue of Damage

A small pathway in the Ghuta of Damascus

A small pathway in the Ghuta of Damascus

In the Syrian desert: the separation of the living and the storage compartment in a bedouin tent with the help of a stick mat (arab. zarb)

In the Syrian desert: the separation of the living and the storage compartment in a bedouin tent with the help of a stick mat (arab. zarb)

al-Bara, destroyed sarcophagi inside Pyramid Tomb A, 6th century AD

al-Bara, destroyed sarcophagi inside Pyramid Tomb A, 6th century AD