Rediscovering Jerusalem

Ajami, Fouad
March 1993
U.S. News & World Report;3/8/93, Vol. 114 Issue 9, p74
Presents a photo essay detailing when Jerusalem, as religion's crossroads, opened to the West. Overview of war of 1853 between Russia and Turkey, which drew in Britain and France on Turkey's side; Foreign consuls of Europe in Jerusalem; The challenge the Jews presented the Europeans; Protecting orthodoxy; The influence on Jerusalem of Kaiser Wilhelm II in 1898 and of British commander Gen. Edmund Allenby in 1917; More. INSET: An early record of the holy city, by Miriam Horn..


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