Jerusalem Vigil

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Viking, 2000 - Fiction - 322 pages
9 Reviews
With more than seven million books in print, Bodie and Brock Thoene have taken their works of historical fiction to the top of the bestseller charts and into the hearts of their readers. Jerusalem Vigil, the first book in their latest Zion Legacy series, begins the sweeping saga of the history of Jerusalem in 1948 with the withdrawal of the British. Thunder from Jerusalem, the next installment continues the story of the harrowing and glorious battle to liberate this ancient enclave.Jerusalem's Heart, the third riveting episode, plunges us into the maelstrom of the conflict between Jewish and Muslim forces during five brutal days of struggle to defend the Old City from a treacherous takeover. Again we meet the richly drawn cast of characters whose ongoing heroism and faith, passions and destinies, are interwoven with the soul of the city and played out in its bloodstained alleys. With its gripping drama, Jerusalem's Heart is an unsurpassed and timely blend of superb storytelling, historical authenticity, and spiritual adventure that will stay with readers forever.

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User Review  - cherryblossommj - LibraryThing

This was a book that at first reading I kinda felt like it was going on and on and on... but then I realized that I was already half way through the book in a really short period of time. It is ... Read full review

User Review  - Gary Myers - Christianbook.com

I was captivated by this fictional account based on historical research which seemed quite accurate to me. I found it fascinating and really want to read the second book. Read full review

Contents

Section 1
5
Section 2
18
Section 3
24
Section 4
35
Section 5
44
Section 6
56
Section 7
71
Section 8
82
Section 16
177
Section 17
200
Section 18
212
Section 19
225
Section 20
235
Section 21
243
Section 22
255
Section 23
266

Section 9
94
Section 10
106
Section 11
116
Section 12
129
Section 13
145
Section 14
159
Section 15
169
Section 24
277
Section 25
281
Section 26
292
Section 27
302
Section 28
310
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About the author (2000)

Bodie Thoene, has a Ph.D. in creative writing, & with Brock Thoene, is the author of thirty-three novels that include the best-selling series "The Zion Chronicles" & "The Zion Covenant." Together they have won eight Evangelical Christian Publishers Gold Medallion awards. The Thoenes live in Nevada & London, England.

Brock Thoene, has a Ph.D. in history, & with Bodie Thoene, is the author of thirty-three novels that include the best-selling series "The Zion Chronicles" & "The Zion Covenant." Together they have won eight Evangelical Christian Publishers Gold Medallion awards. The Thoenes live in Nevada & London, England.

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