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By Karen Armstrong

ISBN-10: 0006383475

ISBN-13: 9780006383475

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‘A historical past of Jerusalem can be learn, not just through visitors and strength guests in Jerusalem, yet by means of all of us.’ Stephen Tummin, day-by-day Telegraph

Jerusalem has most likely solid extra of a spell over the human mind's eye than the other urban within the world.

Held via believers to comprise the location the place Abraham provided up Isaac, where of the crucifixion of Christ and the rock from which the prophet Muhammed ascended to heaven, Jerusalem has been celebrated and respected for hundreds of years through Jews, Christians and Muslims. Such is the symbolic energy of this historic urban that its destiny prestige poses a massive problem to a complete local peace within the heart East.

In this complete and assuredly written paintings, Karen Armstrong strains the turbulent historical past of the town from the prehistoric period to the current day.

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