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Islam – Israel – Palestine *

Medallion showing the word "Allah" (God) in Hagia Sophia, Istanbul, Turkey.
author: Adam Kliczek, http://zatrzymujeczas.pl

Islam-Israel-Palestine For Critical Thinkers: #4 The origins of Islam-Israel-Palestine and how Israel became a holy place for Muslims. The significance of the Temple Mount in Jerusalem helps understand replacement theology. This ...

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The Ancient Roots of Israel in Canaan *

Photo Author	http://maps.bpl.org

IsraelPalestine For Critical Thinkers: #1 Canaan – Where? Canaan was a Semitic language region in the Ancient Near East during the late 2nd millennium BCE. Canaan was a large and prosperous country (in some periods independent, in others a ...

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British Mandate in Palestine *

Jerusalem on VE Day, 8 May 1945

Israel – Palestine For Critical Thinkers This post describes the ways in which the Allied Powers remapped the Middle East creating the British Mandate and French Mandate. The British designated ...

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Akko Harbor *

Aerial view of Acre
Photo: israeltourism

“The Evolution of Akko Harbor and its Mediterranean Maritime Trade Links” Authors: Ehud Galili, Baruch Rosen, Dov Zviely, Na’ama Silberstein, and Gerald Finkielsztejn Journal of  Island & Coastal Archaeology   ...

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Yarda Ruins*

Yarda Ruins

  Horvat Yarda – Yarda Ruins Yarda Ruins hold archeological finds from various  periods from the Roman to the Ottoman. The impressive stone structure, with its arched entrances, used to be a Turkish ...

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