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Jerusalem and Mecca

F. E. Peters

Jerusalem and Mecca

the typology of the holy city in the Near East

by F. E. Peters

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Published by New York University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Jerusalem,
  • Mecca (Saudi Arabia),
  • Jerusalem.,
  • Saudi Arabia,
  • Mecca.
    • Subjects:
    • Temple of Jerusalem (Jerusalem),
    • Kaʻbah.,
    • Jewish shrines.,
    • Islamic shrines -- Jerusalem.,
    • Islamic shrines -- Saudi Arabia -- Mecca.,
    • Christian shrines -- Jerusalem.,
    • Pilgrims and pilgrimages -- Jerusalem.,
    • Pilgrims and pilgrimages -- Saudi Arabia -- Mecca.,
    • Jerusalem -- Religious life and customs.,
    • Mecca (Saudi Arabia) -- Religious life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementF. E. Peters.
      SeriesNew York University studies in Near Eastern civilization ;, no. 11
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBL2345.J47 P47 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 269 p. ;
      Number of Pages269
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2729442M
      ISBN 10081476598X
      LC Control Number86023451

      By assembling, analyzing, and fashioning these literary accounts of Mecca, however, Peters supplies us with a vivid sense of place and human interaction, much as he did in his widely acclaimed Jerusalem (Princeton, ).Originally published in The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available 2/5(1).   Jerusalem itself means “possession of peace.” Jerusalem in history. The first biblical reference to Jerusalem is found in the story of Abraham’s encounter with Melchizedek, King of Salem (Genesis –24). The actual name Jerusalem first occurs in Joshua Later, David marched on Jerusalem (2 Samuel –10, c. BC), and he.

      In Islam, Jerusalem is considered to be a sacred site in Islamic tradition, along with Mecca and Medina. It is believed that the Islamic prophet Muhammad visited the city on a nocturnal journey. MAKKAH-THE NEW JERUSALEM. In the name of Allāh, the Beneficent, the Merciful. a Roman Catholic priest of the Uniate-Chaldean sect”– has shown in his book Muhammad In The Bible that the “Son of Man” is the Prophet Mohammad 4 and that: “The new Jerusalem is none other than Mecca, for it is in a southern country, its two hills, the.

      The campaign, which began in Jerusalem, was disseminated to the heart of the Muslim world, which is symbolized by Mecca, and rebounded back by an echo from “Mecca” influencing the political struggle over Jerusalem in the context of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.   There are a few Victorian travelogues, it is true – Sir Richard Burton disguised in his walnut greasepaint and turban, etc – but for every book on Mecca there are several shelves on Jerusalem.


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