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Author Armstrong, Karen, 1944-
Title Jerusalem : one city, three faiths / Karen Armstrong.
Imprint New York : Ballantine Books, 2005
Edition 2005 Ballantine Books Trade pbk. ed.
Book Jacket
LOCATION CALL # NOTE STATUS
 Main Collection  DS109.9 .A76 2005    AVAILABLE


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Call # DS109.9 .A76 2005
Phys. Description xxi, 482 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 25 cm.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p. [446]-457) and index.
Contents Zion -- Israel -- City of David -- City of Judah -- Exile and return -- Antioch in Judaea -- Destruction -- Aelia Capitolina -- The new Jerusalem -- Christian holy city -- Bayt al-Maqdis -- Al-quds -- Crusade -- Jihad -- Ottoman City -- Revival -- Israel -- Zion?
Summary A comprehensive history of Jerusalem, the holy city venerated by the Christian, Jewish, and Muslim faiths, explains how the city became a defining site for the three religions, following its development from its earliest origins to the present.
Subject Jerusalem -- History.
Jerusalem -- Religion.
ISBN 0345391683 (pbk.)
9780345391681 (pbk.)