Jerusalem, Palestine and Jordan: Images of the Holy Land by Dr Hisham KhatibJerusalem, Palestine and Jordan: Images of the Holy Land by Dr Hisham Khatib

Jerusalem, Palestine and Jordan: Images of the Holy Land

byDr Hisham KhatibForeword bySarah Searight

Hardcover | September 6, 2013

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An extraordinary and beautifully presented perspective on the history and society of the Holy Land, as recorded in the writings, paintings, maps, and photography of Western travelers and observers.This remarkable collection spans the four hundred years of Ottoman rule, but has a heavy focus on nineteenth century watercolors, including works from Edward Lear, Carl Haag, and Carl Werner. Also included are images from illustrated plate books, travel books, maps, surveys, and atlases of the region, as well as original photographs.This large inspiring volume is a celebration of the Holy Land through the ages.
Dr Hisham Khatib: DR. HISHAM KHATIB was born in Acre, Palestine and spent his youth and early career in Jerusalem, where he was the city's chief electrical engineer. He has lived in Amman, Jordan, since the early 1970s and for many years served in the Jordanian government as a minister. One of the world's leading energy experts and hon...
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Title:Jerusalem, Palestine and Jordan: Images of the Holy LandFormat:HardcoverDimensions:283 pages, 11.75 × 9.5 × 1.5 inPublished:September 6, 2013Publisher:Gilgamesh Publishing Ltd.Language:English

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ISBN - 10:1908531096

ISBN - 13:9781908531094

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