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Description of Syria including Palestine

Mukaddasi.

Description of Syria including Palestine

by Mukaddasi.

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Published by Palestine Pilgrims" Text Soc. in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementtranslated from the Arabic and annotated by Guy le Strange.
ContributionsStrange, Guy le.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21020852M

Read this book on Questia. The Early History of Syria and Palestine by Lewis Bayles Paton, | Online Research Library: Questia Read the full-text online edition of The Early History of Syria and Palestine ().   Palestinian consciousness, however, seems to have preceded the 17th century. The famous 10th-century Arab geographer Al-Muqaddasi, who was born in Jerusalem, describes Palestine (or Filastin) in great detail, including its lush farmland and nourishing natural waters, in his book, Description of Syria, Including Palestine.

This is a comprehensive history of Syria, Lebanon and Palestine east and west of the river Jordan from the closing decades of the eighteenth century to , and then of the Republic of Syria to the summer of The book is in two parts. Palestinians in Syria is an original exploration of the evolution of memories of the traumatic events of the Nakba which affected the entire Arab population of Palestine in It skillfully traces how understanding of the valence and meaning of these events has changed over time. This book also constitutes the first major study of the Palestinian community in Syria, and it takes on added.

Get this from a library! Handbook for travellers in Syria and Palestine: including a short account of the geography, history, and religious and political divisions of these countries, together with detailed descriptions of Jerusalem, Damascus, Palmyra, Baalbek, and the interesting ruined cities of Moab, Gilead, and Bashan. [John Murray; Haskett Smith]. A handbook for travellers in Syria and Palestine; including an account of the geography, history, antiquities, and inhabitants of these countries, the peninsula of Sinai, Edom, and the Syrian Desert; with detailed descriptions of Jerusalem, Petra, Damascus, and Palmyra.


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[Muḥammad ibn Aḥmad Al-Mukaddasī; G Le Strange] Description of Syria. London: Palestine Pilgrim's Text Society, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Muḥammad ibn Aḥmad Al-Mukaddas.

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Start by marking “History of Syria (Including Lebanon and Palestine)” as Want to Read: Want to Read saving /5. Chapter I of the book is an overview of the physical and political geography of the region.

Chapter II provides a political history from Napoleon’s invasion of Syria in to the events of World War I. Chapter III covers social and political conditions, including a discussion of relations among Muslims, Christians, and Jews. Porter, Josias L., John Murray (Firm) (): A handbook for travellers in Description of Syria including Palestine book and Palestine: including an account of the geography, history, antiquities, and inhabitants of these countries, the peninsula of Sinai, Edom, and the Syrian Desert; with detailed descriptions of Jerusalem, Petra, Damascus, and Palmyra Item notes: v.

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He was born in Jerusalem in ca. and belonged to a middle class family whose roots in the city's environs dated from the period approximate to the 7th-century Muslim conquest.

According to historian André Miquel, al-Maqdisi "was very much attached to the Palestine of his birth and to the town whose name he bears". Al-Maqdisī or alternatively al-Muqaddasī was a nisba indicating that he. : Palestine Under the Moslems: A Description of Syria and the Holy Land from AD to pp., 8vo.

Disbound hardcover in string-bound slc (apparently made from original boards & spine, w/ flap coverings for textblock edges). Translated from the works of the Medieval Arab geographers. Published for the Committee of the Palestine Exploration Fund.

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37 the form of a scheme for improving the condition of the Jews in Palestine generally, and Jerusalem particularly. About £11, only has as yet been contributed to the fund, although.

Image 82 of A trip to Palestine and Syria, 68 JERUSALEM. Judah, “they slept with their fathers, and were buried in the City of David,” which is only another expression for Mount Zion (see, 1 Kings,etc.).

Description of Syria, including Palestine. (London, ), by Muhammad ibn Ahmad al-Mukaddasī and G. Le Strange (page images at HathiTrust; US access only) Filed under: Palestine -- Antiquities. History of Syria Including Lebanon and Palestine (Volume 1): v. 1 by Philip K. Hitti and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Palestine, area of the eastern Mediterranean, comprising parts of modern Israel along with the West Bank and the Gaza Strip.

The strategic importance of the area is immense: through it pass the main roads from Egypt to Syria and from the Mediterranean to the hills beyond the Jordan River.

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The history of Syria, using the name in its geographic meaning, is in a sense the history of the civilized world in miniature. It is a cross-section of the history of the cradle of our civilization and of a significant part of our spiritual and intellectual heritage.