By: Haim Beinart The development of Jewish history, its religious movements, Jewish culture and languages and antisemitism are lucidly presented in this atlas with over 200 maps, illustrations, charts and lists. This atlas has in-depth coverage of major themes in medieval Jewish history and makes available for the first time in compact form data on Jewish communities in the Middle Ages. Geographical names, persons and subjects are fully indexed and all the texts are boldly illustrated by maps, charts and vignette illustrations. Language: English Hard Cover, 144 pages, 9 x12 in. (23 x29.5 cm) Featuring: Maps Illustrations Fully Indexed: Persons, Subjects, Geographical Names Bibliography 2 colors ISBN: 965-220-188-X Weight: 816g (27.6 oz)
Third Revised & Updated Edition Extensive research into the history of Jerusalem has flourished over the past two decades. The ongoing archaeological excavations carried out in the city and its environs have often resulted in new and amazing discoveries, giving us an even better and deeper understanding of the city’s past.
2ND REVISED EDITION Jerusalem after the Babylonian captivity was all but destroyed. It was in the time of Nehemiah, governor of the province of Judah or Yehud, that the grand reconstruction of the city took place.