Four paths to Jerusalem: Jewish, Christian, Muslim, and Secular Pilgrimages, 1000 BCE to 2001 CE

Ghostly and other pilgrims -- A primer on the importance of Jerusalem -- The Old City -- Beginnings of the Jerusalem pilgrimage : the first and second temples (c. 1000 BCE-63 BCE) -- Pilgrims under Roman and Byzantine rule (63 BCE-638 CE) -- The early Islamic period : Christian and Muslim pilgrimage...

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Main Author: Janin, Hunt 1940-
Format: Print Book
Language:English
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Published: Jefferson, NC [u.a.] McFarland & Co 2002
In:Year: 2002
Standardized Subjects / Keyword chains:B Jerusalem / Pilgrimage / History
B Jerusalem / Pilgrimage
B History
Further subjects:B Muslim pilgrims and pilgrimages (Jerusalem)
B Jerusalem History
B Jewish pilgrims and pilgrimages (Jerusalem)
B Christian pilgrims and pilgrimages (Jerusalem)
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Summary:Ghostly and other pilgrims -- A primer on the importance of Jerusalem -- The Old City -- Beginnings of the Jerusalem pilgrimage : the first and second temples (c. 1000 BCE-63 BCE) -- Pilgrims under Roman and Byzantine rule (63 BCE-638 CE) -- The early Islamic period : Christian and Muslim pilgrimages (638-1095) -- A pilgrimage in arms : the first crusade and its aftermath (1095-1187) -- More crusades and more pilgrims : the Ayyubid and Mamluk dynasties (1187-1517) -- Pilgrimages under Ottoman rule (1517-1917) -- Pilgrimages during the British mandate and under the Israelis (1917-2001) -- A summing-up : unity in diversity and the symbolism of the journey -- Appendix I: Selective list of pilgrim or other accounts cited in this book -- Appendix II: The destruction of the Herodian temple : an account by Flavius Josephus, 70 CE -- Appendix III: The travels of St. Willibald, 720-726 -- Appendix IV: List of the presents brought home from Jerusalem by Nompar de Caumont, 1420 -- Appendix V: Instructions for Christian pilgrims, c. 1484 -- Appendix VI: Balfour and the Zionists, 1917 -- Appendix VII: Reports by Albright fellows, 1990-2000
Item Description:Includes bibliographical references and index
ISBN:078641264X