Collection of “Fortification Friday” posts:
Practical Application – Star Fort of Winchester, Virginia
Relation between Attack and Defense Applied to the Fortification
Simple Entrenchments, Part 1 – Open Works including Right Line, Redan, Lunette, Indented Line, and Priest Cap
Simple Entrenchments, Part 2 – Enclosed Works – the Redoubt
Simple Entrenchments, Part 3 – Star Forts
Simple Entrenchments, Part 4 – Bastion Forts
Guard Every Point of the Parapet – Wisdom in Regard to Defense
Planning the Defilement of Works – Mitigating dangerous relief
Dealing with Plains of Reverse Defilement … using traverses!
Planning relief in enclosed fortifications, and some other notes.