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Jerusalem, Palestine  free pdf Dr Hisham Khatib has spent almost 40 years amassing the vast and historically valuable collection of representations of the Near East featured in this book. The artworks included here (paintings, prints, maps, books, photographs, and even postcards) depict the Holy Land during the Ottoman period (1517-1917). The stunning images are accompanied by an engaging and deeply informative text.

About Hisham Khatib

Dr Hisham Khatib: DR. HISHAM KHATIB was born in Acre, Palestine and spent his youth and early career in Jerusalem, where he was the city's chief electrical engineer. He has lived in Amman, Jordan, since the early 1970s and for many years served in the Jordanian government as a minister. One of the world's leading energy experts and honorary vice chairman of the World Energy Council, Dr. Khatib has published widely on energy matters and the global environment. Alongside his professional activities, Dr. Khatib has collected paintings, lithographs, travel books, maps, atlases, and photographs on Jerusalem, Palestine, and Egypt. His rich and varied collection is one of the largest still in private hands. Sarah Searight: Sarah Searight is a well-traveled writer and historian, specializing in the Middle East. She comes from a family long involved in the region- her grandmother founded the Brooke Hospital for Animals that operates all over the region, and her father built up a celebrated art collection devoted to the region, now in the V

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Author : Hisham Khatib
Publisher : Gilgamesh Publishing
Data Published : 30 May 2013
ISBN : 1908531096
EAN : 9781908531094
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 283 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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