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The Resource Jerusalem, Jerusalem

Jerusalem, Jerusalem

Label
Jerusalem, Jerusalem
Title
Jerusalem, Jerusalem
Statement of responsibility
James Carroll
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A "masterful" history of the city and its holy wars past and present, from the New York Times–bestselling author of Constantine's Sword (The Boston Globe). How did this ancient Middle Eastern city become a transcendent fantasy that ignites religious fervor unlike anywhere else on earth? Jerusalem, Jerusalem journeys through centuries of conflict among Jews, Christians, and Muslims, right up to the present-day Israeli-Palestinian struggle—with fascinating examinations of how the idea of the holy city has shaped not just the region's history but the world's
Summary
Traces the evolution of the belief that Jerusalem is the center of the Christian, Jewish, and Muslim religious worlds and argues that this fixation is a main cause of the modern-day Israeli-Palestinian conflict
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383799
Cataloging source
DLC
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1943-
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Carroll, James
Dewey number
956.9442
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • History
  • Religion & Spirituality
  • Nonfiction
Target audience
adult
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how the ancient city ignited our modern world
Label
Jerusalem, Jerusalem
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Publication
Control code
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780547549057
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Jerusalem, Jerusalem
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:611fdbed-f3fd-48ad-86f9-0778374dccdc
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780547549057
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Specific material designation
optical disk

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