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Square workhouse
Middle East
Copyright: Tamir orbaum
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 6000x3000
Uploaded: 31/01/2013
Atualizado: 11/08/2014
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Jewish Quarter (Jerusalem)
Furman Artjem
Part of the ancient Roman Cardo street. Jerusalem
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the Jewish Quarter square
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Hurva synagogue
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Kardo
Zoran Strajin
Roman's "Cardo", Jewish Quarter, Old City, Jerusalem
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The Wailing Wall. Jerusalem. Israel.
Zoran Strajin
Golden Menorah, Jerusalem
William Hamblin
Temple Mount Overlook and Menorah
Andy Alpern
The Golden Menorah of the Temple
Armin Leuprecht
Jerusalem, view to Temple Mount
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Dung gate
Jeffrey Martin
Frantisek at Millennium Park - Chicago Streets 15
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Ochsenkopf Sommer
Willy Kaemena
Snow on Market Square
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Uhuru Peak
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Tower Bridge
Clemens Scharmann
Norderney Conversationshaus Bar
Sutthipong Senathee
Wat Sri Rong Muang
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Oxenkopf Outdoor Park
Andrea Biffi
Presepe Vivente di Sora - Val Cavargna
Emile Duijker
Oosterpoort at night
Martin Hertel
Dog TV
Jedsada Puangsaichai
Phra Maha Chedi Group, Wat Pho, Bangkok
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Talmon wellspring
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Almondtreeblooming
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red blossoming
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Square workhouse
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Moshes Montefiore windmill
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Kidron view
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Dolev synagogue
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Jaffa gate
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the garden of leaders 2
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strings bridge
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the Jewish Quarter square
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Moshes Montefiore carriage
More About 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.