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In the shadow of the Temple : the discovery of ancient Jerusalem / Meir Ben-Dov ; translated from the Hebrew by Ina Friedman.

Author/Creator:
Ben-Dov, M.
Publication:
New York : Harper & Row, ©1985.
Format/Description:
Book
[381] pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Edition:
1st U.S. ed.
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Standardized Title:
Ḥafirot Har ha-Bayit. English
Other Title:
Discovery of ancient Jerusalem
Discovery of ancient Jerusalem.
Subjects:
Temple Mount (Jerusalem) -- Antiquities.
Jerusalem -- Antiquities.
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Jerusalem.
Antiquities.
Excavations (Archaeology).
Middle East -- Jerusalem.
Middle East -- Jerusalem -- Temple Mount.
Contents:
Introduction
1. A Dig is Born
2. Remains from the Kingdom of Judah
3. The Persian and Hasmonean Eras
4. Herod's Monumental Enterprise
5. The Walls of the Temple Mount
6. The Streets and Drainage System
7. The First Overpass in History
8. The Gates of the Temple Mount
9. Daily Life in the Second Temple Period
10. Public Building and Institutions
11. Roman Jerusalem
12. Jerusalem Under Christian Rule
13. The Age of Byzantine Splendor
14. The Byzantine Residential Quarter
15. Between the Cross and the Crescent
16. The Start of the Moslem Age
17. The Omayyad Era
18. The Days of the Abbasids and the Fatimids
19. A Cross on the Temple Mount
20. In the Shade of the Crescent Again
21. An Archaeological Garden
Selected Bibliography.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (page 381).
Local notes:
Acc.# 201415
Other format:
Online version: Ben-Dov, M. Ḥafirot Har ha-Bayit. English. In the shadow of the Temple.
ISBN:
0060153628
9780060153625
OCLC:
11650373