Title A History of Jerusalem. One city, three faiths.
Publisher HaperCollins Publishers. 1996 1st edition
Seller ID 70380
Size 6.25 x 9.5 inches. In black cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. Dark blue endpapers. 471pp. With b/w and colour photographs, maps and plans. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; small tear at bottom end of spine. Not price clipped). Mild foxing to edges. Small address label to front endpaper. Else a very clean and tight copy. The city of Jerusalem has a long history, much of it under different rulers and different faiths. The author shows the destructive possibilities when political ambition is combined with religious passion.
KAREN ARMSTRONG, History, Jerusalem, One city, three faiths, rulers, faiths, political ambition, religious passion, photographs Topography History Middle East first edition dustwrapper