Historical Atlas of Jerusalem / Edition 1

Historical Atlas of Jerusalem / Edition 1

by Meir Ben-Dov, M. Ben-Dov
     
 

ISBN-10: 082641379X

ISBN-13: 9780826413796

Pub. Date: 01/24/2002

Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic

This volume presents a visual, pictorial history of Jerusalem from the most ancient records to the most up-to-date excavations. The narrative text is accompanied by hundreds of specially prepared drawings, maps, and photographs that illuminate every aspect of human settlement from topography, water sources, and agriculture to security, architecture, and historical

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This volume presents a visual, pictorial history of Jerusalem from the most ancient records to the most up-to-date excavations. The narrative text is accompanied by hundreds of specially prepared drawings, maps, and photographs that illuminate every aspect of human settlement from topography, water sources, and agriculture to security, architecture, and historical sites from the Temples of Solomon, Nehemiah, and Herod to the Church of the Holy Sepulcher and the Dome of the Rock.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780826413796
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date:
01/24/2002
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
400
Product dimensions:
7.36(w) x 10.37(h) x 1.67(d)

Table of Contents

Chap. 1: Before the City Existed: First StepsChap. 2: Canaanite Jerusalem (3000 - 1000 BCE)Chap. 3: Jerusalem in the First Temple Period (1000 - 586 BCE)Chap. 4: Jerusalem in the Second Temple Period (538 BCE -70 CE)Chap. 5: Jerusalem-City of Legions (70 - 333)Chap. 6: Jerusalem under the Cross: The Byzantine City (333 - 638 )Chap. 7: Jerusalem under the Muslim Crescent: Ancient Islam (638 - 1099)Chap. 8: Jerusalem, Capital of the Crusader Kingdom (1099 - 1260)Chap. 9: Jerusalem Restored to Islam: The Mamluks (1260 - 1515)Chap. 10: Jerusalem under Ottoman Rule (1515 - 1917)Chap. 11: Jerusalem under the British Mandate (1917 -1948)Chap. 12: Jerusalem Divided and Reunited (1948 - 1989)Chap. 13: Jerusalem at the Threshold of the Third Millennium (1989 -2000)

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