Clothes of a Jewish married woman from Bethlehem in the 19th century.
The name Arab originally was reserved for the nomad tribes east of Palestine and in the Syro-Arabian desert, but today it is generally used for most of the surviving Semitic peoples who, in addition to living in Arabia, are to be found in Mesopotamia, North Africa, the western shores of the Red Sea, and the eastern shores of the Persian Gulf.
Oriental and Sacred Scences, from notes of travel in Greece, Turkey and Palestine by Howe Fisher.
Hezekiah’s Pool and The Pool of Siloam at Jerusalem. Palestine Past and Present. Oriental and Sacred Scences in Palestine. The Holy Land. Pictorial and Descriptive.
A Man from Bethlehem.
A Woman of Nazareth.
Russian Pilgrims in the Desert on the Way to Sinai.
Herodias. A Mirror of Fair Women. Theodore Child, in “A Mirror of Fair Women,” published in “Harper’s Bazaar,” says: “The women of the Idumean family of the Herods are famous… Read More
Jewish clothing in the ancient world.
Knights Hospitaller or the Order of Saint John. The eleventh century — Pilgrimage to Jerusalem — Difficulties of pilgrims from Europe — The two Italian merchants — The first Hospital of St. John at Jerusalem — Jerusalem taken by the Turcmans — New miseries of pilgrims — Peter the Hermit — The First Crusade