Jerusalem: The Temple Mount

by Leen Ritmeyer / Kathleen Ritmeyer


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Retail: $25.00
Size: 5 x 7.5 inches
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 160
Pub Date: 2015
ISBN: 9789652208552
ISBN-13: 9789652208552
Item Number: 567663
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Product Description

Jerusalem: The Temple Mount will help people of all religions fully savor the experience of visiting the Temple Mount. This guidebook provides a brief history of the Temple Mount, a walk around the Temple Mount walls, and a tour of the Temple Mount platform. The book features useful information for each of the six distinct areas connected to the Temple Mount, and each route has its own detailed tour map. The specialized maps at the end of the book provide even further information for those who wish to focus on a particular aspect of the site. One map, never before published, contains New Testament references which will allow you to follow in the footsteps of Jesus and his disciples! The insights provided by this concise guide will help anyone gain a deeper understanding of why this minuscule speck on the globe is so fascinating.

Author Bios

Leen Ritmeyer has been involved in all of Jerusalemís major excavations producing site plans and reconstruction drawings. In Jerusalem, he directed the Byzantine Cardo and the Herodian Villas and taught biblical archeology at the Universities of Leeds and Cardi_ in the U.K. He is the author of The Quest: Revealing the Temple Mount in Jerusalem.

Kathleen Ritmeyer studied archeology at University College in Dublin, Ireland, and has participated in excavations in Ireland, Scotland, and Israel. She has a postgraduate certificate in education. She works with Leen in their firm Ritmeyer Archaeological Design (www.ritmeyer.com) producing materials on biblical archaeology.