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The Resource Jerusalem, Jerusalem : how the ancient city ignited our modern world, James Carroll

Jerusalem, Jerusalem : how the ancient city ignited our modern world, James Carroll

Label
Jerusalem, Jerusalem : how the ancient city ignited our modern world
Title
Jerusalem, Jerusalem
Title remainder
how the ancient city ignited our modern world
Statement of responsibility
James Carroll
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the evolution of the belief that Jerusalem is the center of the Christian, Jewish, and Muslim religious worlds and argues that this fixation is a main cause of the modern-day Israeli-Palestinian conflict
Cataloging source
DLC
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1943-
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Carroll, James
Dewey number
956.94/42
Index
index present
LC call number
DS109.9
LC item number
.C367 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Jerusalem
  • Jerusalem
  • Jerusalem
  • Jerusalem
Label
Jerusalem, Jerusalem : how the ancient city ignited our modern world, James Carroll
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [319]-393) and index
Contents
Two Jerusalems. Heat ; Jerusalem today ; Hic ; A personal note -- Deep violence. The clock of the past ; Mark makers ; Enter Jerusalem ; Sacrifice -- The Bible resists. Wartime literature ; Wars that did not happen ; God's ambivalence ; Conceived in Jerusalem, born in exile from Jerusalem ; The empty Temple ; Abraham's kill ; Apocalypse then -- The Cross against itself. Jesus to Jerusalem ; Rome's war and its consequences ; The new Temple ; Scapegoat mechanism ; The violence of Christians ; Apocalypse now -- The Rock of Islam. No god but God ; Al Quds ; The masterpiece relic ; Jerusalem agonistes ; 1099 ; Knights Templar ; Christopher the Christ bearer -- City on a hill. Reformation wars ; Separatists ; The God of peace ; Return to Jerusalem ; Temple roots ; Jerusalem marchers -- Messiah nation. Jerusalem and exile ; The printing press and Ottoman Jerusalem ; The peaceful Crusade -- Restorationism ; Abraham's altar ; God's right arm ; Apostolic succession --Jerusalem builded here. The last Crusader ; Diaspora's end ; Waiting to baptize you ; Grand mufti ; Eichmann in Jerusalem ; Nakba ; Soap ; Twins in trauma -- Millennium. The Temple weapons ; Sacrifice operatives ; Crusade -- Good religion. Neither secular or sacred ; Not God's way, but man's ; Learning from history
Control code
ocn651912261
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 418 p.
Isbn
9780547195612
Lccn
2010043034
System control number
(OCoLC)651912261
Label
Jerusalem, Jerusalem : how the ancient city ignited our modern world, James Carroll
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [319]-393) and index
Contents
Two Jerusalems. Heat ; Jerusalem today ; Hic ; A personal note -- Deep violence. The clock of the past ; Mark makers ; Enter Jerusalem ; Sacrifice -- The Bible resists. Wartime literature ; Wars that did not happen ; God's ambivalence ; Conceived in Jerusalem, born in exile from Jerusalem ; The empty Temple ; Abraham's kill ; Apocalypse then -- The Cross against itself. Jesus to Jerusalem ; Rome's war and its consequences ; The new Temple ; Scapegoat mechanism ; The violence of Christians ; Apocalypse now -- The Rock of Islam. No god but God ; Al Quds ; The masterpiece relic ; Jerusalem agonistes ; 1099 ; Knights Templar ; Christopher the Christ bearer -- City on a hill. Reformation wars ; Separatists ; The God of peace ; Return to Jerusalem ; Temple roots ; Jerusalem marchers -- Messiah nation. Jerusalem and exile ; The printing press and Ottoman Jerusalem ; The peaceful Crusade -- Restorationism ; Abraham's altar ; God's right arm ; Apostolic succession --Jerusalem builded here. The last Crusader ; Diaspora's end ; Waiting to baptize you ; Grand mufti ; Eichmann in Jerusalem ; Nakba ; Soap ; Twins in trauma -- Millennium. The Temple weapons ; Sacrifice operatives ; Crusade -- Good religion. Neither secular or sacred ; Not God's way, but man's ; Learning from history
Control code
ocn651912261
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 418 p.
Isbn
9780547195612
Lccn
2010043034
System control number
(OCoLC)651912261

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