Islam, the West and Jerusalem
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Published by Center for Contemporary Arab Studies & Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding, Georgetown University in Washington, D.C .
Written in English



  • Jerusalem


  • Jerusalem in Islam.,
  • Jerusalem in Judaism.,
  • Jerusalem in Christianity.,
  • Jerusalem -- Politics and government.,
  • Jerusalem -- International status.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementWalid Khalidi.
SeriesOccasional papers, Occasional papers (Georgetown University. Center for Contemporary Arab Studies)
LC ClassificationsDS109.94 .K45 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination24 p. :
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL291735M
LC Control Number97196514

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