Star-forts

Redoubts formed by a number of re-entering and salient angles, the sides of which flank each other.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
13652
Names
star-forts
star-fort
sterrenschansen Dutch
sterrenschans Dutch
stervormige forten Dutch
pentágonos Spanish
pentágono Spanish
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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300048763. The J. Paul Getty Trust.