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Whose Jerusalem?

Ronald Segal

Whose Jerusalem?

the conflicts of Israel

by Ronald Segal

  • 170 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Bantam Books in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Israel.,
  • Middle East -- Politics and government.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Ronald Segal.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii,305p. ;
    Number of Pages305
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16312087M

    "SPLENDID Eminently sane and patient Essential reading for Jews, Christians, and Muslims alike."--The Washington Post Venerated for millennia by three faiths, torn by irreconcilable conflict, conquered, rebuilt, and mourned for again and again, Jerusalem is a sacred city whose very sacredness has engendered terrible tragedy.4/5. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Segal, Ronald, Whose Jerusalem? London, Cape, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors.

      In “Jerusalem: The Biography,” Simon Sebag Montefiore unleashes so many kings, killers, prophets, pretenders, caliphs and crusaders, all surfing an ocean of blood, that the reader may begin to long.   • To order Jerusalem for £ (Knockabout, RRP £25) go to or call Free UK p&p over £10, online orders only. Free UK p&p over £10, online orders only.

      Whose Jerusalem? The Jewish quarter of the Old City is essentially now the province of tourists and the Orthodox. West Jerusalem is becoming home to ever-more luxurious buildings owned by Diaspora. Cape, Hardcover. Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear.


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Jerusalem: The Biography was a worldwide best seller. Montefiore’s books are published in more than forty languages. He is the author of the novels Sashenka and One Night in Winter, which won the Paddy Power Political Fiction Book of the Year Award in Cited by: Jerusalem: The Biography is a sweeping and meticulously researched biography and history of Jerusalem from the early biblical times of King David, Moses and the Canaanites, including the history and significance of Jerusalem to Judaism and Christianity as well as the Muslims over the expanse of history and time through the administration of President Barack Obama.4/5.

In this informed and enlightening book, Colin Chapman assesses the centrality of Jerusalem in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, tracing its history through the ages and showing how the issues of the past are relevant today.

Sincethe Israelis have controlled the city and the areas around it, creating new settlements and roads to transform its geography and demography, and.

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Jerusalem and the book by Colin Chapman. Jews, Arabs, and Muslims alike have fought over Jerusalem, the city of peace, for centuries with no foreseeable solution. In Whose Holy City?, Middle East expert 5/5(2).

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Between and Jerusalem was divided by walls and barbed wire. There were hardly any Arabs in West Jerusalem, and effectively no Jews in East Jerusalem. Movement between the two areas was limited to a single crossing point. Most of the major powers kept one consul but two consular offices, one in West Jerusalem and one in East : Lili Kalish Gersch.

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This is a small portion of the many books that. O Jerusalem. is a history book by Dominique Lapierre and Larry Collins that seeks to capture the events and struggles surrounding the creation of the state of Israel.

Introduction. The book is the result of five years of research by the authors, which also included several thousand interviews, and examination of a series of publicly available. "And did those feet in ancient time" is a poem by William Blake from the preface to his epic Milton: A Poem in Two Books, one of a collection of writings known as the Prophetic date of on the title page is probably when the plates were begun, but the poem was printed c.

Today it is best known as the hymn "Jerusalem", with music written by Sir Hubert Parry in Lyrics: William Blake,   Jerusalem is a compelling read, a sweeping historical survey of the most famous city in the world. Alas, Simon Sebag Montefiore writes with such woeful Biblical illiteracy and misunderstanding of the Christian faith and church history that it rather makes one doubt the reliability of the whole/5().

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Ville du Havre on a transatlantic voyage.Collins and Lapierre focus their book, O Jerusalem on one city in the years between World War II and the creation of the independent state of Israel, but, the story itself spans centuries and continents.

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