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Jerusalem in the 19th century, the Old City

by Yehoshua Ben-Arieh

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Published by Yad Izhak Ben Zvi Institute, St. Martin"s Press in Jerusalem, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Jerusalem
    • Subjects:
    • Jews -- Jerusalem -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Jerusalem -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesJerusalem in the nineteenth century, the Old City.
      StatementYehoshua Ben-Arieh.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS109.925 .B4713 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 438 p. :
      Number of Pages438
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2855288M
      ISBN 100312441878
      LC Control Number84017769

      The Old City (Hebrew: העיר העתיקה, HaEer HaAtika; Arabic: البلدة القديمة, al-Balda al-Qadimah) is a square kilometre ( square mile) walled area within the modern city of Jerusalem, Israel. Until the s this area constituted the entire city of Jerusalem. The Old City is home to several sites of key religious importance: the Temple Mount and its Western Wall for. A good place to start is Jerusalem’s Old City, which has a very special and distinct atmosphere and is where many of the major attractions of Jerusalem are found. OLD CITY. JERUSALEM WESTERN WALL. The Western Wall, also known as the Wailing Wall and Kotel, is .

      Proclaimed capital of the Kingdom of Israel 3, years ago by King David, Jerusalem is – three millennia later – the capital of the modern State of Israel. It is the largest single city in Israel, home to close to a million inhabitants. The heart of Jerusalem is the square-mile walled Old City (a UNESCO [ ].   About the Austrian Hospice. The ecclesiastical institution known as the “Austrian Hospice of the Holy Family” was established for pilgrims in by the Austrian Catholic Church in the Holy Land. Today, the interior design is modern whilst retaining the 19th-century ambience.

      Jerusalem, ancient city of the Middle East that since has been wholly under the rule of the State of Israel. Long an object of veneration and conflict, Jerusalem has been governed by an extended series of dynasties and states over centuries. Learn more about the city’s history and culture in this article. Located in the center of Jerusalem, aside from the Russian Spiritual Mission, and the Holy Trinity Cathedral, the Sergei Palace Hotel by right is estimated as one of the outstanding architectural properties of the whole city. The hotel is a 1-minute walk from the city center of .


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A glimpse of 19th century Jerusalem In celebration of Jerusalem Day, the National Library of Israel takes a look back -- way back -- at the Holy City Jun 2,PM.

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IN COLLECTIONS. About this Item: Yad Izhak Ben Jerusalem in the 19th century Institute Jerusalem1st edition hardback with dust jacket As New octavo xiii + pp., b/w pls., text ills., maps, bibliog., indexes, 'The nineteenth century marked a decisive turning point in the history of Jerusalem.

In the early s Jerusalem was still a small town in the heart of a rural district, with a population of 8, Jerusalem - Jerusalem - History: The earliest surveys and excavations in Jerusalem were conducted in the 19th century, mainly by European Christians such as the French scholars Louis Félicien de Saulcy and Charles Clermont-Ganneau and the Englishman Sir Charles Warren, who were inspired by the wish to identify locations mentioned in the Bible.

But what they do have-- and after explaining earlier that everything in Jerusalem in the old city vanished in ' so the communities that left the old city before '48, like the Galicia community that moved out of the old city at the turn of the 20th century, they took their then material with them.

Their archives are really important. A book about the American Civil War, for example, might begin by describing the contours of midth-century political debate, or it might start with the tragic compromises of the founding period. The Old City formed the whole city of Jerusalem untilwhen a Jewish neighborhood was built outside the Western Wall.

The Old City is historically divided into four quarters, although the current quarters were introduced only in the 19th century. Today, the Old City is divided into the Muslim Quarter, the Christian Quarter.

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Publication: Jerusalem: Yad Izhak Ben Zvi Institute ; New York: St. Martin's Press, Format/Description: Book xiii, pages: illustrations, maps, plans ; 25 cm Subjects: Jerusalem -- History Jerusalem -- History. Jews -- Jerusalem -- History -- 19th.

The Execration Texts (c. 19th century BCE), which refer to a city called Roshlamem or Rosh-ramen and the Amarna letters (c. 14th century BCE) may be the earliest mention of the city.

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Jerusalem is a city located in modern-day Israel and is considered by many to be one of the holiest places in the world.

Jerusalem is a site of major significance for the three largest. The Old City of Jerusalem is a fascinating and inspiring place to visit. Although it is 2, years more crowded and developed, it is still "old" enough to reflect in your mind just how it was in the time of ChristK TripAdvisor reviews.

Perhaps the most contested patch of earth in the world, Jerusalem’s Old City experiences consistent violent unrest between Israeli and Palestinian residents, with seemingly no end in sight. Today, Jerusalem’s endless cycle of riots and arrests appears intractable—even unavoidable—and it looks unlikely that harmony will ever be achieved in the city.

But with Jerusalemhistorian. In Jerusalem, a city first settled some 5, years ago, little at tention was paid to 19th-century architecture until a few years ago, when several historically important buildings were torn down. The New City remained in Jewish hands.

The Old City and all areas held by the Arab Legion (East Jerusalem) were annexed by Jordan in Apr., Israel responded by retaining the area it held. On Dec. 14,the New City of Jerusalem was made the capital of Israel.

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For anyone interested in 19th-century Jerusalem, the photographs alone make this book a treasure trove. Born in Jerusalem, historian Nitza Rosovsky has written and lectured on archaeology, photography and travel.