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There is an interesting view over the wide moats, and of the ancient ramparts (rebuilt by Vauban), which were ruined by shells.Ypres and the Battles of Ypres|Unknown
The Russian guns returned the compliment with red-hot shot, which set the Vauban on fire.How Britannia Came to Rule the Waves|W.H.G. Kingston
By the treaty of the Pyrenees it came into the possession of the French, and was fortified by Vauban.
The genius of Turenne and Vauban, the presence of Louis, proved for the time irresistible.
This school was established in 1748, and from this time forward there was an official school of thought, based on Vauban.