The 1480 Siege of Rhodes (ships of the Hospitaliers in forefront, Turkish camp in background), from ‘Gestorum Rhodiae obsidionis commentarii’, 1481

The 1480 Siege of Rhodes (ships of the Hospitaliers in forefront, Turkish camp in background), from ‘Gestorum Rhodiae obsidionis commentarii’, 1481

The Turkish forces preparing for battle outside the walls of Rhodes in 1480, from an account written by Guillaume Caoursin and illustrated by the Master of Cardinal of Bourbon, 1483

The Turkish forces preparing for battle outside the walls of Rhodes in from an account written by Guillaume Caoursin and illustrated by the Master of Cardinal of Bourbon, 1483

An army of knights is being transported in a fleet of ships, probably to take part in the siege of Troy. A king travels in the largest ship. From "Les Livres des Histoires du commencement du monde", a universal history in French from the time of Laius of Thebes to 60 BCE.   ID: Stowe 54, fol. 82 verso.  Medieval Manuscript illuinated 15th  The British Library,London

An army of knights is being transported in a fleet of ships, probably to take part in the siege of Troy. A king travels in the largest ship. From "Les Livres des Histoires du commencement du monde",Medieval Manuscript illuinated The British Library,London

«Comment les bretons se rebellerent contre les rommains et comment ils se combattirent par mer contre brutus tibun de la (navire?) rommane.» (f°59r) -- «Faits des Romains», par Jean Colombe (enlumineur, 1443-1493?), Bourges (France) [BNF, Ms Fr. 22540 - ark:/12148/btv1b85144325]

How did the Breton people rebel against the Romans and how they fought by sea against the brutus tibun of the Romans? - "Facts of the Romans," by Jean Colombe (illuminator, ), Bourges (France) [BNF, Ms Fr.

Map of Rhodes by Piri Reis

English: Island of en:Rhodes in en:Greece on the Kitab-ı Bahriye (Book of Navigation) of en:Piri Reis

Prince Djem, brother and rival of the Ottoman Sultan, arrives in Rhodes 1482.

Prince Djem, brother and rival of the Ottoman Sultan, arrives in Rhodes

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