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Jerusalem in the Twentieth Century

Jerusalem in the Twentieth Century

From one of the world's most revered historians, the first major history of contemporary Jerusalem ... more

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  • ISBN 9781620459195
  • Imprint Wiley
  • Category History

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From one of the world's most revered historians, the first major history of contemporary Jerusalem

"Gilbert is a first-rate storyteller." —The Wall Street Journal

"Fascinating and admirably readable . . . unmatched for sheer breadth of acutely observed historical detail." —Christopher Walker, The Times (London)

"Most noteworthy for its richness of letters, journals and anecdotes . . . the major events of this century come alive in eyewitness accounts." —The New York Times Book Review

"Extraordinarily vivid glimpses of Jerusalem life." —Atlanta Journal Constitution