Jerusalem: one city, three faiths

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HarperCollins, 1996 - History - 471 pages
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User Review  - stillatim - LibraryThing

When judging someone's ideas, I usually try my hardest to consider the circumstances from which they're writing. I'm usually biased towards vaguely socialist types, but I'm aware that a socialist-like ... Read full review

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User Review  - AuntieClio - LibraryThing

What a fantastic history, focusing solely on the development of Jerusalem from ~2300 BCE to 1996 CE (when the book was published), Armstrong puts into context the physical, geographical, spiritual ... Read full review

Contents

ZION
3
ANCIENT JERUSALEM
5
ANCIENT CANAAN
12
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Karen Armstrong is one of the foremost commentators on religious affairs in both Britain & the United States. She spent seven years as a Roman Catholic nun & received a degree at Oxford University.

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