One of a series of books describing countries of the world-their natural resources, peoples, customs and traditions, histories, economies and governments. paper illustration affixed to cover, of the golden Dome of the Rock in Jerusalem’s Old City glowing above the limestone apartment blocks of the rebuilt Jewish Quarter. Beautifully illustrated with full color and b/w photographs by Hans Wiesenhofer. Front endpaper: A topographic map showing the mountains, deserts, and other natural features of Israel. The back endpaper shows the principal towns, cities and settlements. A beautiful and informative book. 160 pages with bibliography and index. 11.5 x 9.5 inches. Time-Life Books, Alexandria, VA, 1987.
Series: Library of nations
Hardcover: 160 pages
Publisher: Time-Life Books (1987)