Capitalizing Jerusalem - Mu'awiya's Urban Vision 638-680 - Beatrice St. Laurent

Capitalizing Jerusalem - Mu'awiya's Urban Vision 638-680 - Beatrice St. Laurent

Jerusalem, Continuity and Conquest: Qiblah, Iliya, Bayt al-Maqdis, Isra’

Capitalizing Jerusalem - Mu'awiya's Urban Vision 638-680 - Beatrice St. Laurent

Beatrice St. Laurent [+-]
Bridgewater State University
Beatrice St. Laurent is Professor of Art History at Bridgewater State University in Massachusetts.
Isam Awwad [+-]
Institute of Archaeological Research, Jerusalem
Isam Awwad is Associate Fellow, W.F. Albright Institute of Archaeological Research, Jerusalem, and was Chief Architect and Conservator of the Haram al-Sharif, Jerusalem, from 1972 to 2004.

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Chapter 4 discusses the Arabic names for Jerusalem and Qur’anic associations with the city in the early Islamic Period. This discussion focuses on demonstrating continuity with the Solomonic/Herodian/Roman past and linkage to Arabia and Islam.

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St. Laurent, Beatrice; Awwad, Isam. Jerusalem, Continuity and Conquest: Qiblah, Iliya, Bayt al-Maqdis, Isra’. Capitalizing Jerusalem - Mu'awiya's Urban Vision 638-680. Equinox eBooks Publishing, United Kingdom. Nov 2021. ISBN 9781781797709. https://www.equinoxpub.com/home/view-chapter/?id=35913. Date accessed: 12 Nov 2019 doi: 10.1558/equinox.35913. Nov 2021

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