The Ramparts, 15th century military architecture, constructed mostly during the Hundred Years War, parapet resting on corbelled machicolations crowns both towers and walls, surrounding the Merveille (Marvel), 13th century, thanks to a donation by the king of France, Philip Augustus who offered Abbot Jourdain, a grant for the construction of a new Gothic-style architectural set, Le Mont Saint Michel, Manche, Basse Normandie, France. Picture by Manuel Cohen

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The Ramparts, 15th century military architecture, constructed mostly during the Hundred Years War, parapet resting on corbelled machicolations crowns both towers and walls, surrounding the Merveille (Marvel), 13th century, thanks to a donation by the king of France, Philip Augustus who offered Abbot Jourdain, a grant for the construction of a new Gothic-style architectural set, Le Mont Saint Michel, Manche, Basse Normandie, France. Picture by Manuel Cohen

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