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For Jerusalem

Teddy Kollek

For Jerusalem

a life

by Teddy Kollek

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kollek, Teddy, -- 1911-,
  • Mayors -- Jerusalem -- Biography,
  • Jerusalem -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Teddy Kollek, with his son, Amos Kollek.
    GenreBiography
    ContributionsKollek, Amos.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 269 p., [8] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages269
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23254425M
    ISBN 10039449296X, 0394501454

    The Book The book is drop dead gorgeous; it has that wonderful "pillow cover" that makes you want to take a nap on it. Very nice, especially with pita bread to sop up all the tahini and paprika. In the seventh century, Islam, the third monotheistic religion, was also drawn to Jerusalem. If you have that context in the background, then the Israeli-Palestinian conflict does not look nearly so impossible to understand.

    The other thing about this deeply impressive and lucid book is that Montefiore manages to pack in so much so effortlessly without seeming to overwhelm one with detail; but there is detail and detail aplenty, from high history to the comically Rabelaisian. Titus's destruction of Jerusalem did not start the diaspora — there were large Jewish communities already in Babylon, Parthia, Egypt and Cyprus — but it certainly focused yearning on the lost city and the destroyed Temple. The Book The book is drop dead gorgeous; it has that wonderful "pillow cover" that makes you want to take a nap on it. It was a winter afternoon in late November, with the sun well down on the horizon. I might double both the feta marinade and the veggie dressing next time. Festive colors and great taste.

    Used anisette liquor as a substitute for arak. The Jewish leaders, like David Ben-Gurion, knew that, due to military shortcomings, the conflict could only be won through intelligence warfare. What was Lord Allenby doing when he went to Palestine in ? So Jerusalem became imagined.


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