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The Resource City of the great king : Jerusalem from David to the present, edited by Nitza Rosovsky

City of the great king : Jerusalem from David to the present, edited by Nitza Rosovsky

Label
City of the great king : Jerusalem from David to the present
Title
City of the great king
Title remainder
Jerusalem from David to the present
Statement of responsibility
edited by Nitza Rosovsky
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A portrait of the city of Jerusalem, discussing its history, people, politics, architectural features, and how it came to be the holy city of three religions; and looking at its depictions in art and literature
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS109.9
LC item number
.C58 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Rosovsky, Nitza
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jerusalem
  • Jerusalem
  • Jerusalem
  • Jerusalem
  • Jerusalem
Label
City of the great king : Jerusalem from David to the present, edited by Nitza Rosovsky
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 459-462)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The inhabitants of Jerusalem / Magen Broshi -- The holy places / F.E. Peters -- Jerusalem in Jewish spirituality / Joseph Dan -- The Holy City in Christian thought / Paula Fredriksen -- The spiritual meaning of Jerusalem in Islam / Angelika Neuwirth -- Christian pilgrimage to the Holy Land / Robert L. Wilken -- Jewish pilgrimage after the destruction of the second Temple / Mark Friedman -- Jerusalem and Zionism / Arthur Hertzberg -- Palestinian images of Jerusalem / Muhammad Muslih -- Jerusalem in medieval Islamic literature / Jonathan M. Bloom -- Nineteenth-century portraits through Western eyes / Nitza Rosovsky -- Depictions in modern Hebrew literature / Dan Miron -- Geography and geometry of Jerusalem / Bianca Kühnel -- Jerusalem elsewhere / Oleg Grabar -- The city in Jewish folk art / Nitza Rosovsky -- The image of the Holy City in maps and mapping / Milka Levy-Rubin and Rehav Rubin -- Two Islamic construction plans for al-Haram al-Sharif / Sabri Jarrar -- Architecture of the city outside the walls / Ziva Sternhell
Control code
32927217
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 562 pages
Isbn
9780674131903
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
95020941
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
Label
City of the great king : Jerusalem from David to the present, edited by Nitza Rosovsky
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 459-462)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The inhabitants of Jerusalem / Magen Broshi -- The holy places / F.E. Peters -- Jerusalem in Jewish spirituality / Joseph Dan -- The Holy City in Christian thought / Paula Fredriksen -- The spiritual meaning of Jerusalem in Islam / Angelika Neuwirth -- Christian pilgrimage to the Holy Land / Robert L. Wilken -- Jewish pilgrimage after the destruction of the second Temple / Mark Friedman -- Jerusalem and Zionism / Arthur Hertzberg -- Palestinian images of Jerusalem / Muhammad Muslih -- Jerusalem in medieval Islamic literature / Jonathan M. Bloom -- Nineteenth-century portraits through Western eyes / Nitza Rosovsky -- Depictions in modern Hebrew literature / Dan Miron -- Geography and geometry of Jerusalem / Bianca Kühnel -- Jerusalem elsewhere / Oleg Grabar -- The city in Jewish folk art / Nitza Rosovsky -- The image of the Holy City in maps and mapping / Milka Levy-Rubin and Rehav Rubin -- Two Islamic construction plans for al-Haram al-Sharif / Sabri Jarrar -- Architecture of the city outside the walls / Ziva Sternhell
Control code
32927217
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 562 pages
Isbn
9780674131903
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
95020941
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps

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