Jerusalem: city of longing

Jerusalem is the site of some famous religious monuments in the world, from the Dome of the Rock to the Church of the Holy Sepulchre to the Western Wall of the Temple. This work takes you on a tour through the history of this image-filled and ideology-laden city--from the bedrock of the Old City to...

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Main Author: Goldhill, Simon 1957-
Format: Print Book
Language:English
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Published: Cambridge, Mass. [u.a.] Belknap Press of Harvard Univ. Press 2008
In:Year: 2008
Standardized Subjects / Keyword chains:B Jerusalem / Architecture / History
Further subjects:B Jewish shrines (Jerusalem)
B Jerusalem Religion
B Jerusalem
B Jerusalem Ethnic relations
B Islamic shrines (Jerusalem)
B Jerusalem Buildings, structures, etc
B Architecture (Jerusalem)
B Jewish shrines Jerusalem
B Christian shrines Jerusalem
B Architecture Jerusalem
B Islamic shrines Jerusalem
B Jerusalem Description and travel
B Christian shrines (Jerusalem)
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Summary:Jerusalem is the site of some famous religious monuments in the world, from the Dome of the Rock to the Church of the Holy Sepulchre to the Western Wall of the Temple. This work takes you on a tour through the history of this image-filled and ideology-laden city--from the bedrock of the Old City to the towering roofs of the Holy Sepulchre
Jerusalem is the site of some famous religious monuments in the world, from the Dome of the Rock to the Church of the Holy Sepulchre to the Western Wall of the Temple. This work takes you on a tour through the history of this image-filled and ideology-laden city--from the bedrock of the Old City to the towering roofs of the Holy Sepulchre
Item Description:Includes bibliographical references (p. [335]-340) and index
ISBN:067402866X