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The Cities That Built the Bible

by Cargill, Robert

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2016
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1st US Edition
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9780062366740
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New York: HarperOne, 2016 "A magnificent tour through fourteen cities: the Phoenician cities of Tyre, Sidon, and Byblos; Ugarit; Nineveh; Babylon; Megiddo; Athens; Alexandria; Jerusalem; Qumran; Bethlehem; Nazareth; and Rome. The author includes photos of artifacts, dig sites, ruins, and relics, taking readers on a far-reaching journey from the Grotto of the Nativity to the battlegrounds of Megiddo, from the… Read more
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Weathered by Miracles: A History of Palestine from Bonaparte and Muhammad Ali to Ben-Gurion and the Mufti

by Idinopulos, Thomas A.; Indinopulos, Thomas A.

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1999
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Very Good
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9781566632690
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Chicago: Ivan R. Dee, 1999 In this narrative history from Bonaparte and Muhammad Ali to Ben-Gurion and the Mufti, Mr. Idinopulos describes the extraordinary transformation of modern Palestine. Elegant, readable...refreshingly unmarred by the partisanship that has so marked much writing about the subject. 283p..israenotes, index, maps.. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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Continuous Encounters : Ceramics in Art and Archaeology = Mifgashim be-lo peredah : keramikah be-omanut uve-arkhe'ologyah

by Netter-Marmelstein, Shunit

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2016
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First Edition
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9789657034279
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Israel: University of Haifa , 2016 From a museum exhibit at the Reuben and Edith Hecht Museum/ Muze'on Re'uven v e-Idit Hekht in Haifa "where artworks of contemporary artists are displayed alongside ancient [artifacts]" 29 pages of introductory text in English by Irena Gordon & Adi Erlich + 51 pages of text and illustrations in Hebrew with English captions. .… Read more
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City of Stone: The Hidden History of Jerusalem

by Benvenisti, Meron

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1996
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1st US Edition.
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9780520205215
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Berkely: University of California Press, 1996 Jerusalem is more than a holy city built of stone. Domain of Muslims, Jews, and Christians, Jerusalem is a perpetual contest, and its shrines, housing projects, and bulldozers compete in a scramble for possession. Now one of Jerusalem's most respected authorities presents a history of the city that does not fall prey to any… Read more
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Egypt and the Holy Land in Historic Photographs: Seventy-Seven Views by Francis Frith

by Frith, Francis

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Published
1985
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Fair > Good
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Reissue.
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9780486240480
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New York: Dover Publications, 1985 Edited by Jon Manchip White. The original Francis Frith photographs were published by William Mackenzie, London 1862. This eduition includes a selection of 77 of these historic photographs. This copy is damaged (some pages chewed at upper right corner) but this does not affect the images themselves.. Reissue.. Softcover. Fair > Good.
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Museum of the Greek-Orthodox Patriarchate of Jerusalem / Muze'on ha-Patriarkhiya ha-Yevanit-Ortodoksit bi-Yerushalayim

by Tzaferis, Vassilios [Vasileios Tzapheres]

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1985
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First Thus
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Jerusalem: Patriarchate Museum, 1985 Text in English and Hebrew . Translation by Raphi Grafman. 83p. [English text ] Illus (some col.] B & W) WorldCat lists only 7 copies in the USA]. First Thus. Softcover. Near Fine. Illus. by Photographs by Garo H. Nalbandian.
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Shalom

by Brelis, Dean

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Published
1959
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Boston: Little Brown & Co, 1959 Greek American journalist & writer. [Born Constantinos Christos Brelis on April 1,1924 in Newport, R.I. Died Nov 2006.] After serving in the US military in 1948 he entered a DP camp in Europe and went on to Israel with a group of refugees. This novel "opens in Marseilles in 1948, a few months before… Read more
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King Herod's Dream : Caesarea on the Sea

by Holum, Kenneth G. & Avner Raban & Robert L. Hohlfelder & Robert J. Bull

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Published
1988
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Very Good
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First Thus.
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9780393305524
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New York 1962: WW Norton & Co, 1988 "Caesarea is one of the richest archaeological sites in Israel. Located on the Mediterranean coast, this urban center was a port of great vitality that survived until the thirteenth century. Recently archaeologists both on land and underwater have discovered many of the secrets of Caesarea, enabling them to reconstruct what the city… Read more
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King Herod's Dream : Caesarea on the Sea

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1989
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First Thus.
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Ottawa: Canadian Museum of Civilization, 1989 "Caesarea is one of the richest archaeological sites in Israel. Located on the Mediterranean coast, this urban center was a port of great vitality that survived until the thirteenth century. Recently archaeologists both on land and underwater have discovered many of the secrets of Caesarea, enabling them to reconstruct what the city was like… Read more
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Middle East. a Record of Travel in the Countries of Egypt, Palestine, Iraq, Turkey and Greece

by Morton,H.V,

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Published
1943
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4th.Ed..
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London: Methuen, 1943 Selections from three previous travel books :"'In the Steps of the Master", "In the Steps of St. Paul" and "Through the Lands of the Bible" covering general information on places in the Middle East at that time involved in World War II, together with much new writing about Greece & Turkey. 326p. plates.index, maps in endpapers. Donor… Read more
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Journeys to the Promised Land: The Land of Israel Ancient Maps, Prints and Travelogues Through the Centuries

by Ran, Nachman (ed)

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Published
1989
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New York: Portland House, 1989 "Few countries have a richer cultural heritage or more complex history than the Holy Land.For centuries this land has been the spiritual center of three of the world's great religions and has also fascinated travelers and historians alike [This] is an astonishing book that records over 20 of the most notable historical pilgrimages . from… Read more
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Ancient Israel at War 853-586 BC

by Kelle, Brad E.

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2007
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1st UK Edition.
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9781846030369
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Oxford: Osprey Publishing, 2007 'complex and unstable, in 922 BC the kingdom of Ancient Israel was divided into Judah, in the South, and Israel, in the North. For the next 200 years, there was almost constant warring between these kingdoms and their neighbors. These bitter feuds eventually led to the collapse of Israel, leaving Judah as a surviving nation until… Read more
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ARIEL : A Review Of Arts & Letters in Israel. # 88 1992

by ARIEL

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Published
1992
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Fine
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9780000041340
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Jerusalem: Ariel, 1992 A selection of articles on art, literature, music and culture in Israel This issue has a nice article on Sephardic " ketubot" - the lovely illuminated marriage contract documents.. Softcover. Fine.
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ARIEL : A Review Of Arts & Letters in Israel. #76 1989

by ARIEL

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1989
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9780000041340
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Jerusalem: Ariel, 1989 A selection of articles on art, literature, music and culture in Israel This issue has an article on Armenians in Jersalem and one on Petra,. Softcover. Fine.
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Israeli Mosaics of the Byzantine Period

by Kitzinger, Ernst (ed)

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Published
1965
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First Thus.
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New York: Mentor/Unesco (New American Library), 1965 24p.+ 28 pages of col.plates (some fold out). First Thus.. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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