By Karen Armstrong

ISBN-10: 0006383475

ISBN-13: 9780006383475

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‘A background of Jerusalem might be learn, not just through travelers and capability visitors in Jerusalem, yet through all of us.’ Stephen Tummin, day-by-day Telegraph

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

Held through believers to include 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 via Jews, Christians and Muslims. Such is the symbolic energy of this historic urban that its destiny prestige poses a massive situation to a entire local peace within the center East.

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

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