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Jerusalem in History

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The city of Jerusalem has a special place in the consciousness of the great monotheistic religions. Throughout its history it has been the site of glories and catastrophes; a place that has been witness to transition and occupation by a diversity of peoples and an object of pilgrimage through the centuries.

This important work begins to provide a comprehensive outline of the amazing history of the city. It moves from the Bronze Age to the tensions of present-day Jerusalem and ...

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Overview

The city of Jerusalem has a special place in the consciousness of the great monotheistic religions. Throughout its history it has been the site of glories and catastrophes; a place that has been witness to transition and occupation by a diversity of peoples and an object of pilgrimage through the centuries.

This important work begins to provide a comprehensive outline of the amazing history of the city. It moves from the Bronze Age to the tensions of present-day Jerusalem and presents a balanced and authentic picture, that helps to correct the often distorted images of the city presented over the last fifty years.

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...an essential scholarly reference for anyone studying Jerusalem's history and significance...
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A balanced picture of Jerusalem's unique history in chronological order, covering the Bronze Age, the Romans & the Byzantines, the early Islamic period, the Crusades, the Ayyubids & the Mamluks, the Ottomans, & the period of the Mandate to the present day.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780940793446
  • Publisher: Interlink Publishing Group, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 2/28/1990
  • Pages: 295
  • Sales rank: 971,756
  • Product dimensions: 5.64 (w) x 8.77 (h) x 1.12 (d)

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