Jewish Quarter (Jerusalem)
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Panorama-Foto von: Tamir Orbaum EXPERT Fotografiert: 17:48, 15/04/2011 - Views loading...

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Jewish Quarter (Jerusalem)

The World > Asia > Middle East

Schlüsselworte: jerusalem, jewish, jew, israel

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Bilder in der Nähe von Middle East

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A: Square workhouse

von Tamir Orbaum, 80 Meter entfernt

Square workhouse

B: Kardo

von Tamir Orbaum, 80 Meter entfernt

Kardo

C: Hurva synagogue

von Tamir Orbaum, 100 Meter entfernt

Hurva synagogue

D: Roman's "Cardo", Jewish Quarter, Old City, Jerusalem

von Zoran Strajin, 100 Meter entfernt

Remains of Ancient Roman's "Cardo", Jewish Quartert, Old City, Jerusalem

Roman's "Cardo", Jewish Quarter, Old City, Jerusalem

E: the Jewish Quarter square

von Tamir Orbaum, 100 Meter entfernt

the Jewish Quarter square

F: Part of the ancient Roman Cardo street. Jerusalem

von Furman Artjem, 150 Meter entfernt

Part of the ancient Roman Cardo street. Jerusalem

G: Cardo, Jewish Quarter, Old City, Jerusalem

von Zoran Strajin, 200 Meter entfernt

Cardo, Jewish Quarter, Old City, Jerusalem

H: The Wailing Wall. Jerusalem. Israel.

von Furman Artjem, 210 Meter entfernt

The Wailing Wall. Jerusalem. Israel.

I: Golden Menorah, Jerusalem

von Zoran Strajin, 230 Meter entfernt

The golden menorah is a reenactment of the golden menorah that was used during the time of the third ...

Golden Menorah, Jerusalem

J: Zion Gate, Mt Zion, Jerusalem

von Zoran Strajin, 230 Meter entfernt

Zion Gate, Mt Zion, Jerusalem

Das Panorama wurde in Middle East aufgenommen

Dies ist ein Überblick von Middle East

Modern civilization began right here in the Tigris-Euphrates river valley. Also known as the Fertile Crescent or Mesopotamia, this is the place where, six thousand years ago, agriculture, writing and mathematics were brought into widespread use.

The term "Middle East" comes from the British navy, which used it to describe the countries on the trade route from Europe to India and China. Everything from Afghanistan to Morocco may possibly be classified as "middle eastern", depending on whom you ask -- and when.

Only a partial list of past Empires in the middle eastern territory includes Sumeria, Babylonia, Persia, the Ottoman Empire and the Roman Empire!

When northern Europe was still lurking about in slimy cold stone castles playing chess, the Middle East was enjoying the flowers of poetry, luxurious craftsmanship, music and literature. In fact, the Renaissance in Europe was partly inspired by stories brought back from the middle east by travelers along the trade route.

Strategic location, religious history and the world's largest supply of crude oil have kept the Middle East at the center of world activity for centuries. The saga continues.

Text by Steve Smith.

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