By Ilene Cooper
Veteran writer Ilene Cooper explores the turbulent background of 1 of Jerusalem's such a lot sacred websites during this well timed, illustrated nonfiction providing, Faith and Fury: The Temple Mount and the Noble Sanctuary.
Towering over the outdated urban of Jerusalem is a spot the place worlds meet, clash arises, and background alterations. identified to Jews because the Temple Mount, it was the location of the nice temples outfitted by means of Solomon and Herod. To Muslims, it's the Noble Sanctuary and residential to at least one of the main sacred constructions within the Muslim international, the Dome of the Rock. honored by means of Jews, Muslims, and Christians alike, it draws pilgrims and travelers from round the world—and is the focal point of the sour and intractable clash among Israel and the Arab global that dominates state-of-the-art news.
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